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Wet weather driving  

Wet weather driving After a long hot dry spell, rubber, oil and other contaminants build up on the road surface, causing it to become slippery after the first rainfall.  Heavy or prolonged rain can also cause flash flooding making driving conditions even more hazardous.   Driving a fully loaded truck in these conditions requires skill and…
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At Rentco, Customer Service Is Our Priority

Our points of difference We may have grown to be a large company with outlets in all Australian mainland capital cities, but the Rentco philosophy hasn’t changed.  We’ve stayed true to our values and remain committed to delivering the best service possible at a fair price.  We look after our staff so that they can…
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The truth about tyres

The truth about tyres Given that a new set of tyres on prime mover and trailer can set you back many thousands of dollars, the need to look after them should be a no brainer.  Whether you’re driving a light commercial van, ute or a larger truck, regular maintenance and care is the best way…
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Fatigue test trial to commence in Victoria

Fatigue test trial to commence in Victoria In March 2019, Prime Mover magazine published an article on an Australian-first trial of new technology designed to detect fatigued drivers. The trials are scheduled to take place at a controlled test facility in Kilsyth, Victoria.  Drivers will be kept awake for up to 32 hours before conducting…
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