Inspection Bulletins

Active Inspection Bulletins

2017-03 — Display of GHS Labels on Bulk Packages (Created 09-21-2017)
2017-02 — Securement of an Intermodal Container on a Container Chassis Vehicle (Created 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2017-01 — Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Agreement Enforcement Bulletin (Revised 04-27-2017)
2016-01 — Canadian Driver’s Licenses and Required Proof of Medical Certification (Revised 09-21-2017) (French Version)
2015-09 — Motorcoach Emergency Roof Hatch Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2015-08 — Advancement in Motorcoach Air Brake Systems (Created 04-16-2015) (French Version)
2015-07 — How to Properly Identify Shipper Violations (Revised 04-27-2017)
2015-06 — Electric-Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2015-05 — Advanced 6 x 2 Tractor Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2015-04 — Enforcement of Medical Examiner’s Certificate Integration with the Commercial Driver’s License (Revised 09-21-2017)
2015-03 — Safety Inspection Procedures for Vehicles Equipped with Air Suspension (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2015-02 — Safety Procedure for Lift Axle Inspection (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2014-02 — Identification of Long Stroke Brake Chambers or Brake Adjustment Limit Markings (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2014-01 — Driveline/Driveshaft Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2013-02 — Antilock Brake System (ABS) Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2012-06 — Identifying Intermodal Equipment Providers for Intermodal Chassis (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2012-05 — Automatic On-Board Recording Devices (AOBRDs) Hand-Held (Created 06-02-2012)
2012-04 — Hydraulic Brake System and Trailer Brake Inspection Procedure (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2012-02 — Brake Pedal (Valve and Treadle Assembly) Inspections (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2010-05 — MCI Buses with Detroit Diesel Engines (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2010-03 — Rack and Pinion Steering System Inspection (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2010-02 — Inspection of Vehicles Equipped with 2007 or Later EPA-Certified Engines (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2010-01 — Tractor Protection Systems (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)
2006-01 — Camshaft Bushing (Revised 04-27-2017) (French Version)

FMCSA Bulletins

FMCSAAir Brake Pushrod Measurement Training Bulletin (Created March 2013)
FMCSASuspended Licenses Training Bulletin (Aspen Changes) (Created July 2012)

Inspection Bulletins Repealed and Removed

2015-10 — Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Agreement Enforcement Bulletin (Revised 01-05-16)
2013-03 — Driver Possession of a Valid Medical Certificate (Revised 11-06-13)
2011-03 — Securement of an Intermodal Container on an Intermodal Chassis (Created 04-14-11)
2010-07 — Enforcement of Medical Certificate on Passenger Carrying Vehicle Drivers (Created 10-27-10)
2007-01 — Express Brake International Inc. – Segmented Brake Linings (Revised 09-15-08)
2005-01 — Trailer Brake Controller [TBC] 2005 Ford SuperDuty Vehicles (Created 01-04-05)

Safety Bulletins Repealed and Removed

2002-05 — Freightliner Air Brake Chamber Hose Leaks
2002-04 — Bus Inspection Ramps Use Checklist
2002-03 — Steering Column to Steering Gear Yoke Coupling
2002-01 — Cargo Securement in Van Trailers
2001-03 — Retroreflective Tape on Cargo Tank Trailers
2001-02 — Ford E350 Econoline Frame Cracks
2001-01 — Freightliner Truck Safety Recall
2000-03 — Muffler Presence & Integrity
2000-02 — Prevost Motor Coach Recall
2000-01 — ArvinMERITOR CamLaster Brake
1997-04 — Bus Inspection Ramps Use Checklist
1997-03 — Wheels in Flight
1997-02 — Proper Placement of CVSA Decals
1997-01 — Air Brake Power Vehicles (Tractors and Trucks)
1996-03 — Carlisle Motion Brake Controls
1995-02 — Measuring Push Rod Travel
1995-01 — Periodic Inspection

Training Bulletins Repealed and Removed

2003-01 — Dual Wheel Out-of-Service Clarification
2003-01 — CMV Inspection/Entering & Resealing Locked Containers
2003-02 — Federal Over-The-Road Bus Exemption
2002-05 — Stacking Policy
2002-04 — Reciprocity Agreement — Medical Fitness Requirements
2002-03 — Level V Inspection Procedure
2002-02 — Missing Tire Tread Sections