March 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Rolf Lockwood
When it comes to wheel-offs, the mainstream press, and even some of the less well informed enforcement folk, always look to the driver first to find fault.
Tags: Maintenance, Vehicle Inspection, Tires, Wheel-offs
May 2015, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's annual roadside inspection blitz is on the calendar for June 2-4. Here are some best practices to make sure your drivers' truck inspections go as smoothly as possible.
Tags: Vehicle Inspection, CVSA, HNI, Roadcheck
July 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Department
By Betty Weiland, J.J. Keller
Out-of-adjustment brakes and other brake system violations make up almost half of the out-of-service roadside inspection violations on commercial vehicles.
Tags: Vehicle Inspection, Brake Safety Week, Brakes, CVSA
July 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor
Vehicle duty cycles, type of operation, drivers, inspection practices and weather all play a part in establishing good brake maintenance procedures.
Tags: Maintenance, inspections, Vehicle Inspection, Corrosion, Brakes
July 2007, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Evan Lockridge, Contributing Editor
Tire problems account for half of roadside breakdowns. A well-run inspection program will save time and money.
Tags: Tires, breakdowns, Downtime, Preventive Maintenance, Vehicle Inspection
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