This article was originally posted in the National Transportation Consultants August newsletter.
An average of 15 trucks and buses were inspected every minute of the 72 hour event for a total of 65,327 inspections, about 10% less than 2009. Of those, over 48,000 were Level I, the most comprehensive roadside inspection. These numbers include inspections done in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. During a stop drivers were asked to show their CDL, medical examiner's certificate and record of duty status. Trucks were inspected for mechanical compliance, safety and cargo securement.... Read More