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How To Stay Violation-Free for International Roadcheck

How To Stay Violation-Free for International Roadcheck

Truckers Beware! The CVSA is spearheading an International Roadcheck weekend that could ruin your whole run. From 9/9 through 9/11, DOT officials and local law enforcement will be out in force looking at logs and registration, load weights and trailer lights. The CVSA...

A.T.T.A.C.A – An Organization Against Child Abuse

A.T.T.A.C.A – An Organization Against Child Abuse

  The trucking industry and truckers care a great deal about what is going on in our country. Not only is trucking the backbone of our economy, but those in trucking have the opportunity to see a lot of the country. As a result, they experience the good and bad...

Watch Out! Brake Safety Week

Watch Out! Brake Safety Week

With everything else going on (and going wrong) this year, it’s easy to forget about upcoming events. But this is one you’ll want to put back on your calendar. It’s time for the CVSA’s National Brake Safety Week! Let me be clear. Do not take this lightly. The CVSA...

Citations Trends: Post-Quarantine Enforcement

Citations Trends: Post-Quarantine Enforcement

We won’t claim to be prophets, but we did see this coming. In late April, we predicted a major mid-year spike in traffic citations. The reason for this spike is that local and state governments coming out of their Covid-19 quarantines needed to make up for the loss of...

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Truck Drivers Receive a Citation

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Truck Drivers Receive a Citation

It happens. You didn't see the reduced speed sign or that teenager in the Honda came out of nowhere. Sometimes, you're just a hair over the speed limit or you glance at your phone at just the wrong second. If you drive for a living, you will most likely find yourself...

CDL Legal Saves Members $302k in Q2 2020

CDL Legal Saves Members $302k in Q2 2020

Quarter 2 of 2020 has been a wild one! Because of widespread shut-downs, we've had fewer tickets coming in. Court shutdowns also pushed back court dates for most of our in-process tickets. However, we expect more citations to be written in the coming months as local...

State Laws Against Truck Idling

State Laws Against Truck Idling

Truck Idling Engine laws are on the books in many states across the country. These states want to reduce truck idling and general emissions from large engines or sometimes just emissions near neighborhoods or schools. CDL drivers who want take their job seriously have...

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