Roadcheck, the annual inspection blitz done by a joint effort of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and others, will take place June 4-6 this year.
Roadcheck 2012 concentrated on braking systems and hours of service, the top ranking violations for vehicles and drivers.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance will hold Roadcheck, its annual vehicle inspection program, June 5-7.
Nearly 8,000 CVSA and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration inspectors performed 70,712 truck and bus inspections.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance will hold Roadcheck, its annual vehicle inspection program, June 7-9.
Roadcheck will emphasize checking driver logbooks and underscore to drivers the importance of maintaining their logbooks.
An estimated 10,000 CVSA-certified enforcement personnel conduct truck and bus inspections at 1,500 North America locations.
Last year, vehicle compliance rates were about 80 percent, while drivers had a 95.6 percent pass rate.
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