2021 CVSA Brake Safety Week: DOT Inspection Results

Nearly 4,000 commercial motor vehicles in the U.S. with critical brake violations removed from roadways during 2021 Brake Safety Week During the annual CVSA Brake Safety Week enforcement blitz, from August 22-28, 2021, enforcement officials inspected 35,764 commercial motor vehicles across the U.S, Canada, and Mexico. According to CVSA’s released data, 12% of the vehicles … Read More

CVSA International Truck Inspection Results For 2021

On May 4-6, 2021—as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck—40,000+ truck inspections were conducted, removing 6,710 commercial vehicles and 2,080 drivers from roads across the US and Canada. The International Roadcheck is conducted annually and is meant to remove unsafe commercial motor vehicles (CMV) and drivers from roads. During this 72-hour … Read More

CVSA INTERNATIONAL ROADSIDE DOT INSPECTION READINESS (2021)

2021 DOT Inspection Readiness  The annual International Roadcheck conducted by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)  is a high-visibility reminder of the importance of commercial motor vehicle safety. The 2021 International Roadcheck is scheduled for May 4-6, 2021. Last year’s blitz showed that the top violations putting drivers out of service were Hours-of-Service (HOS) violations, accounting for … Read More

How To Pass Roadside Inspections During CVSA Brake Safety Week

Last year’s CVSA Brake Safety Week found 13.5% of commercial motor vehicles inspected had brake-related violations and were placed out-of-service. The annual CVSA Brake Safety Week enforcement blitz is scheduled for August 23-29, 2020. Read more information on 2021 CVSA Brake Safety Week. Enforcement officials will inspect commercial motor vehicles during this time and place … Read More

CVSA International Roadside DOT Inspection Readiness (2020)

2021 DOT Inspection Readiness – scheduled for May 4-6 The annual International Roadcheck—conducted by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) in late this year—is a high-visibility reminder of the importance of commercial motor vehicle safety. The 2020 International Roadcheck is now scheduled for Sept. 9-11. Let’s review a few important notes and changes for the … Read More

CVSA international truck inspection results for 2019

2021 DOT Inspection Readiness – scheduled for May 4-6 On June 4-6, 2019—as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck—67,072 truck inspections were conducted, removing 12,019 vehicles and 2,784 drivers from roads across the US and Canada. The International Roadcheck is conducted annually and is meant to remove unsafe commercial motor vehicles … Read More

CVSA Brake Safety Week truck inspections, September 15-21

Review 2020 Brake Safety Week announcement The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced that their annual Brake Safety Week is scheduled for September 15-21, 2019. There was also an unannounced DOT inspection in May focusing on brake safety as well. In that time enforcement officials will conduct roadside safety truck inspections on commercial motor … Read More

CVSA FMCSA June 7-9 Inspection Blitz Focuses on Tire Safety

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance will be joining forces for the 26th annual International Roadcheck on June 7-9 this year. A total of 75,000 inspections are anticipated by both parties; performed by CVSA-certified local, state, federal, and Canadian-provincial inspection authorities. The highlighted aspect of the inspection campaign in 2016 will feature an … Read More

Surprise CVSA HAZMAT Road Blitz Found 14% Violations in June 2021

Motor carriers whose drivers transport hazardous materials/dangerous goods are specially trained in emergency safety and applicable HM/DG federal regulations. During the surprise five-day CVSA 2021 HM/DG Road Blitz in June, inspectors spotlight safety-compliant drivers, shippers and motor carriers with vehicles containing hazardous materials/dangerous goods to ensure everything is appropriately marked, placarded, packaged, and secured while … Read More

How To Pass 2021 CVSA Brake Safety Week Set For August 22-28

Last year’s CVSA Brake Safety Week found 12% of the 43,565 commercial motor vehicles inspected had brake-related violations and were placed out-of-service. The annual CVSA Brake Safety Week enforcement blitz is scheduled for August 22-28, 2021. Enforcement officials will inspect commercial motor vehicles during this time and place vehicles out-of-service (OOS) until any critical OOS … Read More