To Crash, or Not To Crash
The government has several efforts underway to support crash prevention and crash impact mitigation. While both are important aspects of safety that need to be part of our solutions toolkit,...
US DOT’s Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity – For Real!
When involved in federal regulatory and safety policy, you get used to reading or, in some cases, just scanning “Notices” and “Requests for Information” published by federal agencies announcing this...
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Did You Know? More Details Available on Inspecting Automatic Tire Inflation Systems
In April 2023, CVSA posted a new “Inspection Bulletin,” providing details for inspecting tires on a CMV with an automatic tire inflation system and tires with a tire pressure monitoring...
Did You Know? New Research Provides Insight Into Driver Health and Wellness
The National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute) recently issued a report titled, “A Catalog of Health and Wellness Programs for Commercial Drivers” which...
Did You Know? The Trucking Industry's Take on the CSA Proposal Varies Widely
Scopelitis Transportation Consulting welcomed Quinn Hancock from TrueNorth Companies and Deborah Lockridge from Heavy Duty Trucking to discuss how the industry was reacting to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s...