3: Check In: Industry Findings with Jerome Carslake
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, the Share the Load series will reveal stories of Australian truck drivers. The stories will promote connection, discuss key industry issues and challenges, and inspire ideas from drivers, for drivers on ways to feel healthier and happier while on the road.
Today Frank chats with Jerome Carslake, the Director of the National Road Safety Partnership Program at the Monash University Accident Research Centre. Jerome comes from a country background having grown up in regional Western Australia and has even done a stint as a truck driver back in the day.
Frank chats to Jerome about the issues and challenges raised through studies and research across the transport industry.
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