Who are Transgrid?

Transgrid operate and manage the high voltage electricity transmission network in NSW and the ACT.

What sector does Transgrid operate within?

Transgrid operate within Electricity Utilities.

What size is Transgrid’s fleet or the number of staff who generate transport task?

414 light commercial vehicles

70 heavy commercial

31 passenger

What does road safety mean to Transgrid?

Our safety vision is to achieve a safety culture of ‘mateship’ by enabling our workforce to Think Safe and Work Safe to go Home Safe. Driving is one of our critical risks that we recognise our workforce participate in everyday. Our goal is to provide the best leadership, processes and fleet/tools to make sure our people get home safe.

On average we drive approximately 13 million Km per year due to our geographical spread. Driving is an additional task to the core work everyday.

What are Transgrid’s NRSPP road safety commitments?

1. Internal campaign on Driving for 6 months in 2023 – Distraction, Fatigue, Stowage (other topics to be identified)

2. Implementation of new IVMS

3. Actively participate in working groups and provide data to NRSPP knowledge centre over next 2 years.

We are willing to consider participation in case studies, Q & As, Thought Leadership sessions and NRSPP research projects.