Government Accountability Office

GAO wants stronger oversight of highway partnerships

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2012

Federal Highway Administration partnerships with state transportation offices can pose risks, GAO says.

Report says FMCSA should improve review process

Jill Dunn | April 02, 2012

The Government Accountability Office recommends FMCSA shore up its new-applicant review process to weed out "chameleon" carriers.

GAO recommends more transparency for CSA

Jill Dunn | October 04, 2011

The Government Accountability Office advised the FMCSA it should develop a reasonable timeframe to put driver fitness ratings into effect.

Report: FMCSA wants to release driver safety data

| July 06, 2011

The agency is seeking increased regulatory authority over drivers via the next highway reauthorization bill, GAO says.

FMCSA wants feedback on 5-year safety plan

Jill Dunn | June 30, 2011

Safety improvement proposal is aimed at removing high-risk drivers and carriers from operation.

Language lurking in GAO’s CSA report to Congress: FMCSA hopeful to make driver data public

| March 22, 2011

Tonight, a major with the Colorado State Patrol I've spoken with on a couple different occasions about his work implementing the CSA Behavioral Analysis and Safety Improvement Categories at the roadside inspector level will be ...

FMCSA seeks more CSA funds

Jill Dunn | March 14, 2011

The agency wants $78 million for CSA in fiscal 2012, much of that for 696 positions, 98 of which are new jobs to fully implement CSA.

GAO: FMCSA should study wait time further

Jill Dunn | March 02, 2011

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration may lack key information on detention time impact on hours-of-service offenses.

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