A Stuff website article.
There’s a lot on the line when a tanker driver pulls out onto the road from the Fonterra depot in Te Awamutu in Waikato.
Safety is paramount, not just for the driver but also for all other users sharing the motorways and rural roads around the North Island.
A tanker driver’s job is more than testing and collecting milk at the farmgate.
Drivers are also trained to be first responders at road emergencies, their trucks are equipped with fire extinguishers and first-aid kits.
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