roadcheck

Government, Safety, Logistics, TCA

Roadcheck Focuses on Fatigued Truck Drivers

John Sommers II for TT

BRANDON, Iowa — Officer Chris Wicklund with the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Enforcement Agency peered into the red Kenworth’s engine, slid under the semitrailer on a mechanic’s creeper and checked the driver’s log book.

Mitchell Schmidt | The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
June 7, 2018
Government, Business

CVSA Deems Roadcheck a Success With 57,404 Trucks Inspected

Jonathin Reiskin/Transport Topics

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance deemed this year’s Roadcheck a success.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
July 22, 2016
Business

Tires Are Special Focus at 2016 Roadcheck, But Air Lines, Leak Ruin One Trucker’s Day

WEST FRIENDSHIP, Md. — Jose Andrade has had better days than the one he had June 7. The driver for Dairy Maid Dairy of Frederick, Maryland, was behind the wheel of a truck that was pulled over and inspected as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 29th annual International Roadcheck.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
June 13, 2016
Business

CVSA International Roadcheck Gets Underway

CVSA

WEST FRIENDSHIP, Md. — Jose Andrade has had better days than June 7. The driver for Dairy Maid Dairy of Frederick, Maryland, was behind the wheel of the truck that was inspected for the media as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 29th annual International Roadcheck.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
June 7, 2016
Business

Out-of-Service Rates Drop to New Lows at Roadcheck

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

Out-of-service rates for commercial vehicles and drivers dropped to record lows for inspections conducted during Roadcheck 2015, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced last week.    

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
October 5, 2015
Business

Roadcheck Out-of-Service Rate Declines to Historic Low, CVSA Says

TT File Photo

Out-of-service rates for both trucks and buses and drivers dropped to historic lows for inspections conducted during Roadcheck 2015, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced Sept. 29.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
September 29, 2015
Business

Inspectors Focus on Load Securement During Annual Roadcheck Safety Blitz

Washington State Patrol

Commercial vehicle safety inspectors in the United States, Canada and Mexico pulled over trucks and buses in large numbers last week for safety inspections as part of North America’s annual Roadcheck event.

June 8, 2015
Business

28th Annual Roadcheck Emphasizes Load Securement

Washington State Patrol

Commercial vehicle safety inspectors in the United States, Canada and Mexico pulled over trucks and buses in large numbers for safety inspections as part of North America’s 28th annual Roadcheck event.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
June 4, 2015
Government, Business

CVSA’s Annual Roadcheck Event Set for June 2-4

Jonathan S. Reiskin for TT

The 28th annual Roadcheck for North American truck and bus safety inspection will run June 2-4 this year, according to the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 15, 2015
Business

Out-of-Service Rate for Vehicles Declines During 2014 Roadcheck, CVSA Reports

The out-of-service rate for vehicles fell to 18.7% during 2014 Roadcheck, down from 20.6% a year earlier, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance said.

August 18, 2014

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