Sydney Police Blitz Reveals Speed Limiter Tampering

The 2 day heavy vehicle blitz conducted by the Joint Traffic Taskforce in Sydney last month was aimed at getting dangerous trucks off the road.

Officers intercepted truck and dog heavy vehicle at sites on Old Hill Link Road, Sydney Olympic Park and the M5 at Bexley.

During the blitz a total of 75 trucks and trailers were inspected.

Officers found 4 non-compliant speed limiters and 22 infringements were issued for numerous offences.

There were 33 defect notices issues, including 2 major grounded notices for serious mechanical issues and a non-compliant speed limiter.