14.2 percent, of vehicles were placed OOS for brakes overall, up from 13.5 percent in 2010.
CVSA inspectors will focus on brakes in Canada, the United States and Mexico.
Truckers weigh in on the pay scale model, sleep apnea, hours of service regulations and other issues.
Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.
Nearly 8,000 CVSA and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration inspectors performed 70,712 truck and bus inspections.
Court charged agent sold a driver a CVSA sticker knowing the vehicle lacked the corresponding inspection.
Hours comment deadline extended, lawmakers protest cross-border plan, bill would allow truck safety tax credit, FMCSA issues CDL amendments and other industry news items are featured.
Roadcheck will emphasize checking driver logbooks and underscore to drivers the importance of maintaining their logbooks.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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