brake safety week

Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

12% of Vehicles Inspected Placed Out-of-Service

CVSA inspector checks brakes An officer performs an inspection during a previous Brake Safety Week. (CVSA)

Commercial vehicle inspectors put 12% of the 43,565 inspected commercial motor vehicles out-of-service for brake-related violations during Brake Safety Week Aug. 23-29, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance said Oct. 27.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
October 28, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

12% of Trucks Inspected on Brake Safety Day Placed Out of Service

Eric Miller/Transport Topics

Nearly eight out of 10 large trucks and buses did not have any critical violations during an unannounced special brake inspection day across the United States and Canada earlier this year, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced on July 12.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
July 12, 2017
Safety

Commercial Vehicle Inspectors to Conduct Brake Checks Sept. 6-12

Commercial vehicle Inspectors beginning Sept. 6 will be out in force to conduct brake system inspections on trucks and buses throughout North America.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
August 28, 2015