Australian Standard AS 3790-1992 Portable Warning Triangles for Motor Vehicles - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you intend to operate a tow truck. Your tow truck must have at least three portable warning devices which comply with this standard.

This standard specifies the design and performance requirements for portable warning triangles. The version of this standard you are required to comply with is AS 3790-1992 Portable warning triangles for motor vehicles.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required by your business.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Other resources

Act(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 2012 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Road Traffic (Vehicles) Regulations 2014 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Transport

Transport Services

Driver and Vehicle Services

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Vehicle Safety and Standards

Driver and Vehicle Services

Transport Services

Department of Transport

Western Australia
Mailing address: PO BOX R1290
Perth, Western Australia 6844
Phone: 13 11 56