Federal Safety Regulations and Programs

Federal Motor Carrier Rules and Regulations(FMCSA)

FMCSR’s 390-399

FMCSA Interpretation of Rules

Interpretation of federal laws and rules governing carriers and their vehicles

Safety & Fitness Electronic Records System (SAFER) 

Obtain specific information about industry safety regulations and a snapshot of your personal safety profile.

FMCSA Motor Carrier Safety Planner

Find the latest information about available safety programs.

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)

Compliance manuals, safety bulletins, safety news, out-of-service criteria handbook, and other related safety information provided by CVSA.

FMCSA Complaint Hotline

Submit reports of actual or potential safety violations of the federal motor carrier safety regulations.

DataQs System 

The DataQ system is an electronic means for filing concerns about federal and state inspection data released to the public by the FMCSA. Through this system, data concerns are automatically forwarded to the appropriate office for resolution. No data is available from this site.

FMCSA analysis and information page 

Obtain the latest research and analysis information on truck and bus safety.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

A safety site provided by the United States Department of Transportation containing information related to vehicle recalls, crash statistics, safety news, and star ratings.