CVSA’s 2016 Operation Safe Driver Week is Oct. 16-22

Law enforcement agencies will engage in heightened traffic safety enforcement and education aimed at combating unsafe driving behaviors by commercial motor vehicle drivers and passenger-vehicle drivers as part of CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week.

CVSA Announces 2014 Academic Scholarship Recipients

CVSA awarded Ryan Chang of Honolulu, Hawaii; Sarah Abbott of Sterling, Va.; and Morgan Higgins of Egg Harbor Township, N.J., with $1,000 scholarships each to attend the college of their choice.

CVSA Releases a Statement on the Transportation Reauthorization Proposal

On April 29, 2014, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent Congress a multi-year surface transportation reauthorization proposal, the GROW AMERICA Act. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) states the following regarding the reauthorization proposal: “We commend the department for putting forth their Reauthorization proposal. We are reviewing it to see how it fits with CVSA’s priorities… Read more »

CVSA’s 2016 Brake Safety Week is Sept. 11-17

Law enforcement agencies across North America will conduct brake-system inspections on large trucks and buses to identify out-of-adjustment brakes, brake-system and anti-lock braking system violations.

CVSA Provides Testimony at U.S. Senate Subcommittee Hearing

CVSA President Maj. Jay Thompson with the Arkansas Highway Police provided testimony on behalf of enforcement to the United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation’s Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security.

CVSA Launches New Website

Based on website analytics, the site was completely redesigned to make the most accessed pages and information easier to find. The new site is more user friendly and the navigation is more intuitive.