Bremerton, WA – During a recent 72-hour emphasis on commercial vehicles, 151 were inspected across the region.
The Washington State Patrol tells KXRO that District 8 Commercial Vehicle Division Troopers and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers participated in a 72-hour long emphasis focused on commercial vehicle safety and security.
The inspections took place in Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Mason, Clallam, and Kitsap counties.
Running June 4-6, this emphasis was part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Annual “International Roadcheck”, which they say is an enforcement initiative with participation across the United States, Mexico and Canada.
The focus of the International Roadcheck emphasis is on a particular violation each year. This year’s focus was steering and suspension systems.
District 8 CVD Troopers and CVEOs placed 38 vehicles out of service. No drivers were placed out of service during this year’s emphasis.
For additional information regarding the emphasis, visit www.cvsa.org/program/programs/international-roadcheck.
District 8 serves Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, Pacific and Wahkiakum counties.