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QLD Government Safe Immobilising Campaign

QLD Government Safe Immobilising Campaign

Followmont Transport has recently featured in a Workplace Health and Safety Film Project for the Queensland Government to help promote their Safe Immobilising Campaign. This short film will help raise industry awareness and assist workplaces to find ways to control the risks related to the immobilisation of heavy vehicles and trailers. Watch Paul Breznikar, a local […]

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Going the Extra Mile

Going the Extra Mile

Followmont’s commitment to our customers was displayed last week through our continuous service to all those affected by Cyclone Debbie. Followmont didn’t stop, where many other carriers ceased services as early as the Friday prior. Our passion to go the extra mile was evident in the many trucks that were diverted through central Queensland to […]

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Followmont Employees Going The Extra Mile

Followmont Employees Going The Extra Mile

Shaun Hourigan is employed by Followmont Transport as the Company’s Credit Control Manager, however in his ‘spare’ time, Shaun can be found donating his time and energy to good causes and people in need. Shaun began his philanthropic activities by donating blood for the first time at the age of 18. Since then Shaun continues […]

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Followmont leads the way

Followmont leads the way

Followmont Transport recently partnered Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) and the Queensland Trucking Association (QTA) in a safety initiative focusing on the risks of incorrectly coupled vehicles. Every year within transport, there are a number of serious incidents involving trailers which are dropped from vehicles due to a failure to ensure the ‘Hooking Up’ process […]

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The Followmont family grows as competitors cut jobs!

The Followmont family grows as competitors cut jobs!

Hi All, Followmont’s strategy has always been to focus on our task at hand and getting the job done rather than the actions of our competitors. However, we must be mindful of the external influences and the industry activities as we go about being the best in our field. Followmont Transport is currently experiencing between […]

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Queensland Trucking Association Annual Industry Awards 2016

Queensland Trucking Association Annual Industry Awards 2016

Followmont Transport is proud to be Queensland’s largest Transportation and Logistics Company; however our greatest achievement is our commitment to creating a culture that inspires our people to grow, unite and succeed. For this we were recognised for the fourth consecutive year, at the Queensland Trucking Association Annual Dinner & Awards Night. Followmont Transport was […]

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VIP Guests Visit Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch

VIP Guests Visit Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch

On Monday 23rd May Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop alongside David Kingston, Liberal National Party candidate for the federal seat of Lilley, visited Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch. This was part of a tour through the fantastic industrial facilities at TradeCoast Central, which provides hundreds of jobs to people on Brisbane’s northside. Our CEO Mark Tobin, had the […]

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Recycle a Bicycle Program

Recycle a Bicycle Program

Bowen’s Bill Luxford has joined forces with the Bowen Neighbourhood Centre to launch another good cause – a Recycle a Bicycle Program. ‘I think kids would get a lot out of learning how to put a bike together, and to be able to do their own repairs like how to fix a bike chain that […]

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Big Roll Up for Brisbane Convoy!

Big Roll Up for Brisbane Convoy!

Followmont Trucks out numbered all others to win the “Largest Fleet Award” for the Convoy for kids here in Brisbane on the weekend. Four of our PUD drivers presented CEO Mark Tobin with the award this morning and expressed their appreciation. Mark thanked them for the passion and their commitment to Followmont and such a worthy […]

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