Oregon Department of Transportation

Log book inspections put 366 drivers out of service

| July 18, 2012

Concentrated inspections at four locations on Oregon’s portion of Interstate 5 placed 26 percent of inspected drivers out of service.

163 citations given for unsafe driving around trucks

| March 15, 2012

A sheriff’s office near Portland, Ore., made 216 traffic stops and issued 163 citations during a recent two-day exercise on I-5.

Log checks place 22% out of service in Ore.

| October 27, 2011

ODOT placed 231 drivers out of service from more than 1,000 inspections from Oct. 17 through 22.

Third of drivers placed out of service in Ore. inspections

| September 28, 2011

This compared with the 27 percent average for a similar exercise in July.

Oregon takes 27% of drivers out of service

| August 03, 2011

In July, 620 inspections resulted in placing 27 percent of drivers out of service for safety violations.

Trucks placed out of service in Northwest

| March 17, 2010

More than 780 violations were found during inspections, which focused on drivers’ logbooks and qualifications.

Load restriction on U.S. 101

| February 24, 2010

Beginning March 22, U.S. 101 in Oregon between mileposts 305.9 and 306.6 south of Port Orford will be restricted to loads no wider than 14 feet. Estimated completion date is May 15. For routing or permit ...

Load restriction on U.S. 101

| February 23, 2010

Beginning March 22, U.S. 101 in Oregon south of Port Orford will be restricted to loads no wider than 14 feet.

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