ATA representative Phil Byrd challenged the enforcement community to shift priorities away from inspections to traffic enforcement. Also: Regulatory update from FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro.
A one-day inspection spree put the skids on dozens of operations, finding violations focused on hours of service and maintenance.
Nearly 100 of those drivers were sidelined for log violations during the two-day blitz on I-10 in Eastern Arizona.
The Drivewyze PreClear bypass service is now offered with DecisionPoint Systems' Fleet Control trucking management suite.
During enforcement and compliance inspections of trucks and drivers, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and its state-based partners will begin conducting random verifications of driver medical cards.
Of the 21,255 trucks inspected in mid-September as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Brake Safety Week, 15.3 percent were placed out of service.
Officers will check drivers of commercial vehicles for compliance with medical card and hours of service regulations.
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