Hours of Service rule is going to be focus during Annual Roadcheck Inspection

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance International Roadcheck, a ramp up of truck and bus authorities across the united states, is scheduled for June 5-7. The season’s focus will probably be on hours-of-service compliance, ” states CVSA, due partly to the implementation of the U.S. DOT’s electronic logging device mandate.

However, inspectors will do Level I inspect on drains checked throughout the inspection blitz. Level I reviews are the most thorough, including examination of both driver compliance along with violations that are vehicle-related.
“Although the electronic logging device rule that went into effect on Dec. 18 doesn’t change some of those inherent hours-of-service rules or exceptions, the ELD mandate placed a spotlight on hours-of-service compliance. We thought this year will be a perfect opportunity to focus on the need for the hours-of-service regulations”
CVSA has said that an average of 15 buses and trucks are scrutinized every minute across North America throughout the event. In past year’s Roadcheck, orders were issued. 12,000 were for 3,000 and offenses were to get violations. Violations topped the out-of-service infractions. Enforcers at 2017 conducted more than 63,000 inspections throughout the event.