CVSA Offers New Airbrake Inspection Handbook

| 7/16/2002

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Vehicle Committee announced Monday it has approved a new brake inspections handbook titled "Practical Airbrakes" for the trucking industry.

The agency says the handbook is a complete air brake training resource that includes information and procedures for inspecting brake adjustment and readjusting brakes. The handbook also includes a study guide with review exercises and full color photos. CVSA boasts the handbook strengthens its commitment to safety by providing another source of information on brake compliance, the industry's leading safety problem.

The Practical Airbrakes handbook is available to members for $15 and $20 to non-members. For more information, visit or call (301) 564-1623.