Mandated Safety Inspections Reduce Deaths, Study Says
Carnegie Mellon University released a new vehicle safety inspection study that proves the importance of safety inspections, according to the Tire Industry Association (TIA). The study affirms that the presence or implementation of safety inspections and maintenance programs is directly related to reducing roadway fatalities. According to the study, if other states implemented a safety
Missouri Anti-Safety Inspection Bill Reintroduced
Once again, legislation was introduced in the Missouri Legislature that seeks to repeal the state’s vehicle safety inspection program.
OSHA Issues $69,058 in Fines, Seven Citations to Goodyear
A U.S. Department of Labor’ agency has slapped Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. with $69,058 in fines and seven citations for endangering its employees, it found in an investigation.
Anti-Safety Inspection Legislation Introduced in West Virginia, New Hampshire
Lawmakers in West Virginia and New Hampshire have introduced bills that would change vehicle safety inspection laws in their respective states.
Two Bills Aim to End Texas’ Vehicle Safety Inspection Program
Legislation has been introduced in Texas that would dismantle the state’s safety inspection program and replace it with an “inspection program replacement fee.”
Maine Bills Threaten State’s Safety Inspection Program
Two new bills have been introduced to the Maine House (HB 439 and HB 567) that would change or dismantle the state’s current annual safety inspection program.
Maine Bill Proposes Bi-Annual Safety Inspection Program
A bill (HB 167) has been introduced to the Maine House that would require state-registered vehicles to undergo a bi-annual safety inspection, rather than Maine’s current annual safety inspection.