Road Check Inspection 0529

Brake-related violations make up the largest percentage of all out-of-service violations cited during roadside inspections

A total of 12%, or 1,146 of the more than 9,500 commercial vehicles inspected on May 3, were placed out of service for brake-related violations while 21%, or 1,989, were placed out of service for violations of any kind, according to CVSA. Brake Safety Day is conducted to improve commercial motor vehicle brake safety awareness throughout North America. Brake-related violations make up the largest percentage of all out-of-service violations cited during roadside inspections, and improperly installed or poorly maintained brake systems can reduce the braking capability and increase stopping distances of trucks and buses, posing a serious risk to driver and public safety, according to CVSA. read more at ttnews.com

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