November 30, 2016 - Industry News
The Arizona Department of Transportation will use federal funding next year to testing technology to improve commercial transportation safety and efficiency.
Tags: Inspections, Grants, Road Safety, Arizona Department of Transportation
November 8, 2016 - Industry News
ATA's Technology & Maintenance Council has donated copies of its newly updated PMI Guidelines Manual for Class 7 & 8 Diesel-Powered Tractors to student technicians.
Tags: ATA, Inspections, TMC, Technician Training, Technicians
October 24, 2016 - Product News
CarriersEdge has released a full suite of online vehicle inspection training courses for transportation companies and their drivers.
Tags: Training, Inspections, Online Tool, CarriersEdge, DVIR, Driver Training
October 20, 2016 - Industry News
For the second year in a row, out-of-service violations were issued at record-low levels by inspectors during the 2016 Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance International Roadcheck.
Tags: Inspections, CVSA, Roadcheck, Out of Service Violations
October 14, 2016 - Industry News
Law enforcement agencies throughout North America will engage in heightened traffic safety enforcement and education to combat unsafe driving behavior as part of CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Week, taking place Oct. 16-22, 2016.
Tags: driver safety, Inspections, Traffic Violations, Operation Safe Driver, CVSA
October 1, 2016 - Industry News
LAS VEGAS – The provider of PrePass unveiled a new business intelligence tool on Saturday, before the start of the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition, that is says revolutionizes the way carriers look at their safety data.
Tags: PrePass, ATA MC&E, Help Inc., CSA, Inspections
August 16, 2016 - Press Release
Fleetio has begun offering a Web-based software module that provides an alternative to paper-based vehicle inspections for fleets, the company has announced.
Tags: Fleetio, Mobile Apps, Inspections
July 26, 2016 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance held its annual, unannounced brake check day on May 4, inspecting 6,128 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada.
Tags: Brake Safety Week, ABS, CVSA, Inspections, Air Brakes, Brakes
July 22, 2016 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's annual Roadcheck inspection blitz this year focused on tires, and an analysis of inspection data shows that tread depth was by far the most common violation cited.
Tags: Inspections, Tires, Roadcheck, Vigillo
June 13, 2016 - Industry News
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered Lowell, Mass.-based Flavio Borges Prado to immediately cease operations because of the company’s lack of inspection or maintenance accountability.
Tags: FMCSA, Inspections, Imminent Hazard, Out of Service Violations
June 2, 2016 - Industry News
With the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 29th annual International Roadcheck starting on June 7, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems is offering key points on inspecting and maintaining its components.
Tags: Vehicle Safety, Inspections, CVSA, Roadcheck, Preventative Maintenance, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
May 31, 2016 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual International Roadcheck is set to take place June 7-9 across North America.
Tags: Inspections, CVSA, Roadcheck
March 24, 2016 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 29th annual International Roadcheck has been scheduled for June 7 -9, 2016.
December 15, 2015 - Industry News
Notice of a proposed rule that would increase the use of inspection data in making Safety Fitness Determinations for motor carriers is expected to be published by Dec. 29
Tags: FMCSA, Highway Bill, CSA, Inspections
October 29, 2015 - Industry News
The results are in from the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Brake Safety Week and out-of-service violations were down compared with last year’s inspection period.
Tags: FMCSA, Inspections, Brakes, Brake Safety Week, CVSA
September 3, 2015 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual Brake Safety Week will run run Sept. 6–12, with participation from law enforcement agencies across North America.
Tags: Inspections, Brakes, Brake Safety Week, CVSA
August 24, 2015 - Product News
Quality Tire Company will join the Michelin Commercial Service Network. with four shops located in Utah and Montana.
Tags: Inspections, Vehicle Repairs, Tires, Michelin Americas Truck Tires
July 21, 2015 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has announced that this year's Brake Safety Week will take place from Sept. 6 - 12.
May 5, 2015 - Industry News
McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing, a subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation, has introduced a compressed natural gas (CNG) inspection services program for CNG-powered vehicle fleets, the refuse truck body manufacturer announced.
Tags: Refuse Trucks, Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG, McNeilus, Inspections
April 15, 2015 - Industry News
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has announced that its 28th annual International Roadcheck will take place from June 2 to 4.
March 4, 2015 - Industry News
Mitsubishi Fuso showed off enhancements to its 2016 lineup of trucks at the NTEA Work Truck Show aimed at improving driver operability and lowering cost of ownership.
Tags: Inspections, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Canter FE, Cabovers
February 6, 2015 - Industry News
Law enforcement officers ticketed non commercial drivers ten times more often than truckers during Operation Safe Driver mobilization week from Oct. 19-25.
Tags: FMCSA, Inspections, Traffic Violations, Driver Behavior, CVSA, Speeding
January 5, 2015 - Industry News
Bad components and adjustment caused inspectors to place a higher percentage of trucks out of service during 2014's Brake Safety Week than during the '13 event, says the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance.
Tags: Brakes, Brake Safety Week, CVSA, Inspections
December 9, 2014 - Industry News
As soon as the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration publishes the final rule, probably on December 18, truck drivers will no longer have to file inspection reports when there are no defects in the truck.
Tags: FMCSA, Inspections, DVIR
November 19, 2014 - Industry News
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration estimates it will post the final electronic logging mandate next September.
Tags: Insurance, Drug Testing, Inspections, Speed Limiter, ELDs, FMCSA, Driver Coercion, Regulations
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