October 27, 2021
MDOT reminds motorists to be alert for deer.
FMCSA announced today several extensions of the COVID-19 Emergency Waivers and Declarations.
FMCSA has announced that they have extended the Emergency Declaration that was set to expire on May 31st. This extension includes the same regulatory relief for motor carriers and drivers providing direct assistance in support of relief efforts related to COVID-19, as included in the February 17th declaration.
The declaration published today is limited to the transportation of:
Greenbelt, Maryland (May 19, 2021) – This year’s Brake Safety Week is scheduled for Aug. 22-28. During Brake Safety Week, commercial motor vehicle inspectors emphasize the importance of brake systems by conducting inspections and removing commercial motor vehicles found to have brake-related out-of-service violations from our roadways. At the same time, many motor carriers work to educate their drivers and maintenance service providers on the importance of brake system safety.
We regret to inform you that the Safety Council officers have voted to CANCEL our 2021 MS Truck Driving Championship.
We did not have enough to participate in this year’s event due to COVID-19.
As always, we appreciate all the support you give to the MTA and look forward to seeing everyone next year at our 2022 TDC!
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Greenbelt, Maryland (Feb. 2, 2021) – The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has set May 4-6 as the dates for this year’s International Roadcheck. Over that 72-hour period, commercial motor vehicle inspectors in jurisdictions throughout Canada, Mexico and the U.S. will conduct inspections on commercial motor vehicles and drivers.
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