The NHVR self-employment program offers a step-by-step, methodical approach to guide individuals with disabilities through a process of identifying a valid business idea, testing the market and launching their own venture.
Recognizing increased trends toward self-employment as a vocation, NHVR contracted with the Knowledge Institute for Small Business Development (KISBD) to develop two different programs for its customers.
One of the core strengths of the NHVR self-employment program is its capacity to engage other resource providers across the state that focus on supporting venture start-up and growth.
As a regulator, the NHVR will set the standard in relation to heavy vehicle safety, while taking a balanced approach to cutting red tape and improving industry access to services and products.
NHVR CEO Sal Petroccitto said these strategies underpin the NHVR's long-term Strategic Directions 2016 document released in May.
CEO Sal Petroccitto said the NHVR
would continue to work with road managers across the country to expand this network.
Chair Bruce Baird said the additional funding for the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator will deliver further safety initiatives across the supply chain, in addition to the regulator's existing safety program.
administers the Heavy Vehicle National Law, and is responsible for regulating a range of safety-related measures including driver fatigue, speeding, loading requirements and for ensuring that supply chains share equal responsibility for ensuring standards are complied with.
NHVR Chief Executive, Sal Petroccitto said, at this foundation stage of the review, the important thing was to be asking the right questions.
In publishing the Phase One report, the NTC and the NHVR are also inviting industry comment and contributions to the review.
We have applauded government efforts to remove red tape and call on government to move swiftly on early signs that the NHVR
may in fact lead to increased paperwork and delays for some grain growers, Mr Linnegar said.
All other heavy vehicle permit applications should continue to be submitted to the NHVR