Roadside Inspections

Roadside inspection enforcement blitzes are inevitable. This category offers tips from former DOT inspectors, state troopers, and results from past inspections to help carriers and their drivers prevent common violations that put their vehicles out of service.

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FMCSA revokes two ELDs

Sept. 15, 2023
Motor carriers using either Falcon ELD or KSK ELD must replace the devices by Nov. 13 or risk being placed out-of-service.
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Experts advise caution as speeding, distracted driving, cargo theft rises on Labor Day weekend

Sept. 1, 2023
Historical data analyzed by Cambridge Mobile Telematics and CargoNet indicates that carriers should exhibit heightened safety awareness this holiday weekend as risks rise.
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How to prepare drivers and technicians for Brake Safety Week

Aug. 21, 2023
Lytx and Bendix share daily, weekly, and monthly tips to help fleets avoid an out-of-service violation during the annual safety event.
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Clark: Quick tips to avoid being out of service during Brake Safety Week

Aug. 7, 2023
CVSA's brake enforcement blitz is Aug. 20-26, so follow these tips to avoid being placed out of service.
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Kodiak pilots autonomous truck roadside inspection program

July 20, 2023
Working with Drivewyze and Texas officials, CVSA’s enhanced inspection program will allow Kodiak self-driving trucks to pre-clear roadside inspections, which the AV company said...
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