CVSA Roadcheck

Equipment, Safety

Inspectors Remove 6,710 CMVs, 2,080 Drivers During Roadcheck

Roadcheck driver inspection CVSA inspectors primarily conducted the North American Standard Level I Inspection, a 37-step process. (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance)

Inspectors removed 6,710 commercial motor vehicles and 2,080 drivers from roadways — a 16.5% vehicle and 5.3% driver out-of-service rate — over the May 4-6 International Roadcheck, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
August 5, 2021
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

CVSA Sidelines 1,273 Vehicles for Brake Violations

brake inspection An officer performs an inspection during a previous Brake Safety Week. (CVSA)

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance inspectors removed more than 1,200 commercial motor vehicles with critical brake violations from roadways during an unannounced single-day brake safety enforcement operation.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
July 21, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

CVSA International Roadcheck Set for May 4-6

CVSA roadcheck CVSA via Facebook

This year’s International Roadcheck is set for May 4-6, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
February 2, 2021
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

CVSA's International Roadcheck Rescheduled for Sept. 9-11

Officer checking cargo during CVSA Roadcheck A Virginia State Police officer performs a load securement inspection during a previous International Roadcheck event. This year's focus will be on driver requirements. (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance)

The postponed International Roadcheck event has been rescheduled for Sept. 9-11, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced Aug. 10.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
August 10, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

CVSA’s 2020 Operation Safe Driver Week to Go On as Scheduled July 12-18

Operation Safe Driver Enforcement during a past Operation Safe Driver Week. (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance)

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 2020 Operation Safe Driver Week will go on as scheduled July 12-18, the trade association representing roadside inspectors announced May 12.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
May 12, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

CVSA Postpones Roadcheck Due to Coronavirus Crisis

RoadCheck inspection James Dasch (left), a driver for Lucky Dog Industries, speaks with an inspector at the 2019 Roadcheck event. (Eric Miller/Transport Topics)

This year’s International Roadcheck, originally set for May 5-7, has been postponed due to coronavirus concerns.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
March 25, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

International Roadcheck Set for May 5-7 by CVSA

CVSA Roadcheck James Dasch (left), a driver for Lucky Dog Industries, speaks with an inspector at the 2019 Roadcheck event. (Eric Miller/Transport Topics)

The high-volume, high-visibility International Roadcheck event will take place May 5-7, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced Jan. 27.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
January 27, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

2019 Roadcheck Nabs 17.9% of Vehicles and 4.2% of Drivers

Officers perform a roadside inspection Officers perform a roadside inspection. (FMCSA)

Commercial vehicle inspectors conducted more than 67,000 inspections during a stepped-up three-day enforcement effort in June, putting 12,019 commercial vehicles and 2,784 drivers out of service.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
August 29, 2019
Government, Equipment, Safety

CVSA to Conduct Brake Safety Week Sept. 15-22

CVSA brake inspection A brake inspection from a previous Brake Safety Week. (CVSA)

Roadside inspectors will be conducting inspections with a special emphasis on brakes Sept. 15-22, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
June 18, 2019
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

Steering, Suspension Systems Focus of 2019 CVSA Roadcheck

2019 CVSA Roadcheck A Virginia State Police officer performs a load securement inspection during a previous International Roadcheck event. (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance)

Steering and suspension systems will be the focus of the annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance International Roadcheck event June 4-6.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
April 5, 2019

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