CVSA 2015 Brake Check Results

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance released results say 9% were placed out of service for out of adjustment brakes, compared to 9.5 percent in 2014. 490 vehicles, or 7.7 percent, had brake violations such as cracked or missing components, air leaks, damaged brake hose or tubing, drums, or rotors. Almost 14.2 percent of all vehicles were placed out of service for brake violations of any kind compared to 15.2 percent last year.