Brake Safety Week

Preps for Brake Safety Week, starting tomorrow

| September 07, 2013

Brake maintenance tips and resources from longtime brake system components manufacturer Bendix -- and the top states for brake inspections/violations.

Brake inspections place 3,248 trucks out of service

| October 26, 2012

Of the 21,255 trucks inspected in mid-September as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Brake Safety Week, 15.3 percent were placed out of service.

CVSA: Brakes top out-of-service violations

| September 09, 2011

CVSA inspectors will focus on brakes in Canada, the United States and Mexico.

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Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2010

The proposed national fuel economy and greenhouse gas reduction standards, electronic on-board recorders, CAT vocational trucks and a Hoover Dam bridge are among the trucking issues featured.

Fewer trucks removed for defective brakes

| October 18, 2010

Fewer vehicles were taken out of service for brake defects during Operation Air Brake’s Brake Safety Week this year.

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