FMCSA has determined that vehicles subject to Volvo trucks’ safety recall are unsafe and should be placed out of service by federal and state roadside safety inspectors.
International Roadcheck is a 72-hour period when CVSA-certified inspectors conduct inspections on large trucks and buses throughout North America.
More than 500 government officials, enforcement personnel and industry representatives attended this year’s CVSA Workshop in Chicago, Illinois.
CVSA-certified commercial motor vehicle safety inspectors conducted 13,305 brake-system inspections on trucks and buses during Brake Safety Week.
CVSA joins a number of organizations in support of law enforcement officers to promote National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.
Regulation, enforcement and safety community gathered to discuss and address the unique challenges of the hazmat industry.
Law enforcement officers pulled over 59,080 commercial and passenger vehicle drivers during the week-long enforcement and awareness campaign.
The national strategy includes initiatives that have the potential to make a significant reduction in fatalities and serious injuries nationally, or address areas of growing concern.
CVSA – along with FedEx Corporation, the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the American Trucking Associations – held a safe driving rally at Ironwood High School in Arizona to teach students safe driving practices around commercial vehicles.
International Roadcheck is a 72-hour period when approximately 10,000 CVSA-certified inspectors in jurisdictions across North America perform truck and bus inspections.
More than 550 government officials, enforcement and industry members attended this year’s CVSA Workshop.
CVSA’s “Teens and Trucks” outreach program reached more than 2,000 students at Cookeville High School in Cookeville, Tennessee.
CVSA President Maj. Bill Reese of the Idaho State Police testified to the Committee on behalf of the Alliance.
As an active member of the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership, CVSA attended the 2015 “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” student art contest award ceremony at the U.S. Department of Transportation headquarters in Washington, D.C.
June 2-4, inspectors throughout North America will inspect large trucks and buses as part of the International Roadcheck annual three-day enforcement event.
CVSA has awarded its 2015 academic scholarships to three deserving high school graduates to attend the college of their choice.
CVSA is proud to announce the winner of its first annual International Driver Excellence Award, Ross Reynolds of Con-way Freight who has driven more than 2 million miles over nearly 40 years without an accident.
Law enforcement agencies will conduct brake-system inspections on large trucks and buses to identify out-of-adjustment brakes and brake-system violations for Brake Safety Week.
On May 6, 2015, CVSA-certified inspectors checked brakes on 6,337 commercial vehicles and placed 14.2 percent out of service for brake violations.
Fifty-one inspectors gathered in St. Louis, Missouri, on Aug. 10-14, 2015, to compete in the North American Inspectors Championship.