Brake Safety Campaign Results

2017

2017 Brake Safety Day Results

On Sept. 7, 2017, enforcement personnel conducted 7,698 inspections on commercial motor vehicles for Brake Safety Day. Fourteen percent of the vehicles inspected were placed out of service for brake-related violations. View the 2017 results press release.

2017 Unannounced Brake Safety Day Results

More than 9,500 commercial motor vehicles were inspected for an unannounced brake safety enforcement event on May 3, 2017. View the 2017 results press release.

2016

2016 Unannounced Brake Check Day Results

CVSA held its annual, unannounced brake check day on May 4, 2016, as part of its Operation Airbrake program. CVSA-certified inspectors in 31 participating U.S. states and Canadian provinces and territories checked brakes on 6,128 commercial motor vehicles. View the 2016 results news release.

2016 Brake Safety Week Results

Inspectors reported 13.2 percent of inspections with out-of-service brake violations. View the 2016 press release.

2015

2015 Unannounced Brake Check Day Results

CVSA held its annual, unannounced brake check day on May 6, 2015, as part of its Operation Airbrake program. Nine percent of commercial motor vehicles inspected were placed out of service for excessive brake stroke violations (out of adjustment). View the 2015 results news release.

2015 Brake Safety Week Results

Inspectors conducted 18,817 brake-system inspections on large trucks and buses during 2015 Brake Safety Week. View the 2015 press release.

2014

2014 Brake Safety Week Results

CVSA-certified commercial motor vehicle safety inspectors conducted 13,305 brake-system inspections on trucks and buses during Brake Safety Week. View the 2014 press release.

2013

2013 Brake Safety Week Results

Brake Safety Week inspection results show lowest brake system out-of-service rate yet. View the 2013 press release.