The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) is an independent national tribunal that has functions relating to the road transport industry.
The work of the RSRT can affect:
- road transport drivers (both employees and contractor drivers)
- employers or hirers of road transport drivers
- participants in the supply chain in relation to road transport drivers.
The RSRT’s functions include:
- making road safety remuneration orders
- approving and assisting with negotiations for road transport collective agreements
- dealing with certain disputes relating to road transport drivers, their employers or hirers, and participants in the supply chain
- conducting research into pay, conditions and related matters that could affect safety in the road transport industry.
- Inquiry into the Cash in Transit industry commences
Inquiry into the Cash in Transit industry commences
The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) has commenced an inquiry into the sectors in the Cash in Transit industry.
For the purposes of the inquiry, the meaning of ‘cash in transit industry’ can be found in clause 3 of the Transport (Cash in Transit) Award 2010, as in force on 1 July 2012.
The inquiry will be conducted by two industry members of the RSRT, Mr Hutchins and Mr Ryan.
Written or oral submissions to the inquiry are invited from interested persons on issues, incentives, pressures or practices affecting safety and fairness in the cash in transit industry.
Written submissions are due by 5.00 pm on 25 August 2014.
Proceedings for oral submissions will be held in capital cities, and other regions as appropriate, during September and October 2014. Persons wanting to make oral submissions must advise the RSRT by 5.00 pm on 28 August 2014.
9 July 2014