Blake's Legacy: Work begins on ACT's mandatory truck driver health reporting scheme

Jasper Lindell
Updated June 7 2023 - 5:12pm, first published 2:20pm
Transport Minister Chris Steel. Picture by Dion Georgopoulos
Transport Minister Chris Steel. Picture by Dion Georgopoulos

A mandatory reporting scheme for doctors to flag if truck drivers are potentially unfit to drive, a key recommendation after a devastating crash in which a four-year-old was killed, will take a year of work before it launches.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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