Welcome to the Jacob Hino Blog. You will find a growing list of articles that ensure you get the most out of your automotive needs. Feel free to browse through our categories and articles!
You’ve chosen the right truck that suits your needs for capacity, comfort, load, performance, safety and now you’re keen to get it on the road and start making money.
Did you know that during the last 12 months (to the end of March 2018), 184 people died from 163 fatal crashes involving heavy trucks in Australia?
Starting from October 1st, there will be some changes that all truck drivers and operation owners must become aware of.
We get the lowdown on how to upskill
We caught up with Charlie Schwerkolt, owner and operator of Waverley Forklifts, to get the lowdown on how and why, you should get your forklift licence.
When it comes to getting good service, there’s nothing better than the real thing. We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: your vehicle is more than a hard-working, famously reliable piece of modern machinery – it’s a business on wheels.
The Albury-Wodonga Winter weather can be unpredictable, meaning rain, frost, ice and potential sleet/snow at all times, so it’s very important to remember that it pays to take extra care to minimise the additional stresses imposed on trucks.
While it’s true that first impressions last, lasting impressions count even more when you own your own business.
Whether you’re just getting into the trucking game or maybe need to brush up on some of the lingo, don’t worry as we’ve put together a brief truck 101 glossary of important terms to know.
Michael Stiller* owner of Red Central Towing and Recovery gives us some insider knowledge of the harsh elements he’s up against when running a business in central Australia.
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