CVSA Roadcheck

Equipment, Safety

Inspectors Remove 12,456 CMVs, 3,714 Drivers During Roadcheck

A. Duie Pyle truck An A. Duie Pyle truck circles in line toward the weigh scales. The vehicle was inspected during 2022 International Roadcheck in May. (Eric Miller/Transport Topics)

Commercial vehicle inspectors conducted more than 59,000 inspections during the three-day 2022 International Roadcheck event, placing 12,456 vehicles and 3,714 drivers out of service, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance reported Sept. 13.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
September 14, 2022
Government, Business, Equipment, Safety

Inspectors Begin Three-Day Roadcheck Enforcement Effort

A. Duie Pyle truck An A. Duie Pyle truck circles in line toward the weigh scales. (Eric Miller/Transport Topics)

A look at the first day of a three-day stepped-up law enforcement International Roadcheck inspection operation.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
May 18, 2022
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

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