The sector group was established to eliminate occupational injury or illness in the solid waste and resource recovery sector by:
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What are the past projects that the sector group has developed or assisted in?
New Zealand Transport Agency
Consultation on KCTL training material
The Kerbside Collection Traffic Leader (KCTL) working group, made up of industry representatives and led by Craig Luxmoore from EnviroWaste, has updated the NZTA KCTL’s training presentation (with the permission of the NZTA). This level 1 NZTA qualification introduces kerbside collectors to the road environment and the traffic management needs and considerations surrounding their operation. Any driver or team leader undertaking kerbside collection must hold the Kerbside Collection Traffic Leader (KCTL). If you wish to view the draft presentation and did not receive an email about it please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The feedback form is available from here.
The New Zealand Transport Agency published the 4th edition of the Code of practice for temporary traffic management (CoPTTM) on 1 November 2012 and it can be downloaded from its website.
In particular, Section D7.3; Kerbside collection activities, affects a broad range of WasteMINZ members and the following should be noted:
The effective date for compliance with all vehicle and driver requirements in this section is 1 April 2013 and a list of accredited NZTA temporary traffic management trainers can be viewed here.
An operator information pack supplied by the New Zealand Transport Authority (NZTA) contains information on the Operator Rating System, Toro (Transport Organisation Register Online), resolution processes, chain of responsibility, display of TSL labels and the Fleet Safety Programme. It can be viewed here.
A basic guide to work time and rest time requirements and logbook standards for transport operators and drivers can be viewed here.
To find out more about this sector group or to join (so that you can receive information about the sector group), please contact our Sector Group Projects Manager Nic Quilty or call her on 09 476 7167.