Roadcheck will emphasize checking driver logbooks and underscore to drivers the importance of maintaining their logbooks.
Last year, vehicle compliance rates were about 80 percent, while drivers had a 95.6 percent pass rate.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, the American Trucking Associations and a shippers’ group all opposed the proposals.
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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.
The traffic enforcement program will focus on enforcement in high-crash corridors with high truck traffic volumes.
The program is designed to raise awareness of brakes and brake issues.
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 ...
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