CVSA Roadcheck coming in June

| Monday, April 18, 2011

Roadcheck, the 72-hour safety blitz held by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, is scheduled for June 7-9, 2011.

During the 2010 Roadcheck event, CMV enforcement conducted 65,327 inspections across the U.S. Of those, almost 49,000 were Level 1. Vehicle compliance rates were about 80 percent and drivers had a 95.6 percent pass rate. Driver compliance rates in 2009 set a record at 95.7 percent.

The primary reasons cited by inspectors for placing vehicles and drivers out of service continue to be brakes and logbooks, respectively.

CVSA is made up of local, state, provincial, territorial and federal motor-carrier safety officials and industry representatives in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Learn more about the program at cvsa.org.

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