Designed to support law enforcement, state drivers’ licensing agencies, and universities within the FMCSA Eastern Service Center (ESC), the Commercial Safety Technical Assistance Center (CV-STAC) provides guidance for development and/or expansion of partnerships and new programs, as well as replication of existing programs.
The CV-STAC builds on the momentum of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Research Summit, providing a resource and information center for stakeholders. Our aim is to increase each stakeholder’s network of support and communication around best practices.
This nine-week webinar series will provide information and stimulate dialogue on innovative initiatives and best practices on commercial drivers’ license compliance and safety. Speakers from across the country will present research and program findings, as well as future trends.Read More >
On Wednesday, February 13th 2019, Kevin Lewis, Director of Driver Programs for the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, conducted a presentation for our Innovative Initiatives – CDL Compliance & Safety webinar series, Entitled Future Trends and Updates on Commercial Driver Licensing.Read More >
On Wednesday, February 6th 2019, Sara Graham and Jeff Dickey from Louisiana State University’s Highway Safety Research Group presented a webinar on commercial motor vehicle crash data quality entitled Contributing to Louisiana’s Green Reporting for our Innovative Initiatives series.Read More >
On Wednesday, January 30th 2019, we hosted the first webinar in our series Innovative Initiatives – CDL Compliance & Safety.Read More >
On February 12, the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute (North Dakota State University) will host the first in a series of NDSU-UGPTI-CVSC follow-up webinars from the Western Commercial Vehicle Safety and CDL Compliance Summit held this past November.Read More >
Many trucking companies are looking to military veterans in order to address the ongoing truck driver shortage. Of course, by connecting veterans with career opportunities, this effort serves a dual purpose, as finding a job is one of the greatest challenge veterans face when adjusting to civilian life.Read More >
For the third session of UMassSafe’s Best Practices for Crash Data Tools webinar series, Greg Ferrara – Program Manager for the Institute for Transportation Research and Education (ITRE) at North Carolina State University – spoke about the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Resource Lab (COVERLAB).Read More >
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Supported by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration under a cooperative agreement: FM-CDL-0192-15-01-00