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 »
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Law enforcement officers pulled over 74,765 commercial and passenger vehicle drivers during 2013 Operation Safe Driver mobilization week, nearly triple the 26,487 stopped during last year’s event.
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 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.
As an active member of the CMV Safety Belt Partnership, CVSA attended the “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” student art contest awards ceremony at the U.S. Department of Transportation headquarters in Washington, D.C., on June 24, 2016.
Scheider’s Bob Wyatt has driven for 51 years and nearly 5 million miles without a crash.
CVSA awarded $500 scholarships to Erin Sumfleth,Taylor Jarrett, Jasper Winters, Alexis Miller, Allison Rivett and Desiree Schippers to attend the college of their choice.
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.
Inspectors throughout North America inspect large trucks and buses as part of the International Roadcheck annual three-day enforcement event.