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Pre- and Post-Trip Inspections

Aug 6th, 2018 | By | Category: Tow Tip

“Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR) describe several types of inspections required for every commercial truck (GVWR over 10,001 lbs.) and some of the most important and often confused are pre-trip and post-trip inspections. To put it simply, a pre-trip inspection is required before every shift and a post-trip inspection and a Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) are required at the end of your shift.”

Read more about pre- and post-trip inspections in the Tow Times August issue Safety Meeting column by Patrick Gratzianna.