Pulling the plug

FMCSA should stop publishing carriers’ CSA scores

One of the biggest controversies in trucking over the past four years has been the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s decision to make public motor carriers’ performance in most of the Behavior Analysis and Safety Improvement Categories (BASICs) under the Safety Measurement System (SMS). SMS is the heart of FMCSA’s Compliance, Safety, Accountability program.

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