Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

Cool Reception

Todd Dills and Avery Vise | February 01, 2011

FMCSA’s proposed hours of service revision stirs criticisms.

Speeding tops safety violations

| December 30, 2010

Top three reasons warnings and citations were issued to commercial vehicle drivers included speeding, failing to use a safety belt and failure to obey traffic control devices.

LogBook

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.

Operation Safe Driver set for Oct. 17-23

| October 01, 2010

The traffic enforcement program will focus on enforcement in high-crash corridors with high truck traffic volumes.

Commercial Brake Safety Week runs Sept. 12-18

| September 07, 2010

The program is designed to raise awareness of brakes and brake issues.

Compliance rates high in CVSA 2010 Roadcheck

| July 13, 2010

More than 95 percent of drivers and 80 percent of the vehicles inspected passed compliance tests in the 2010 Roadcheck, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance said of its June 8-10 roadside inspections. Brake-related defects accounted for ...

CSA testimony focuses on safety evaluations

Jill Dunn | June 24, 2010

Trucking representatives said the Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 is good in some regards, but they have concerns about how its data is used in safety evaluations.

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