Vehicle Committee

Purpose

To ensure an environment free of commercial motor vehicle accidents on public highways.

Goals

To make the vehicle North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria clear enough that it is uniformly implemented and comprehensive enough that it is universally adopted by:

  • Updating the vehicle North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria as necessary.
  • Clarifying and interpreting the vehicle North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria for correct application during vehicle inspections.
  • Monitoring new technologies for their effect upon the North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria and vehicle inspection items.
  • Identifying the systems and components to be examined during vehicle inspections.
  • Determining the correct methods of vehicle component examination.
  • Providing technical assistance to the Training Committee as it develops programs to teach inspectors how to use the North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria.

This CVSA committee is open to all CVSA members. Log in to your CVSA account to join the Vehicle Committee.