Module Four: Vehicle Maintenance


Vehicle Maintenance In this module, you'll learn all about the NSC vehicle maintenance requirements.

In this section you will:

  • describe proper identification of vehicles
  • explain why regular trip inspections are important
  • identify when trip inspections must happen and
    requirements for recording these
  • identify what drivers are obligated to look for and
    record during trip inspections
  • learn a recommended process for reporting defects,
    and showing when they've been corrected
  • explain preventative vehicle maintenance
    requirements under the National Safety Code
  • identify 13 critical items inspectors look for during a
    CVSA Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance inspection

    Timeframe: 45—75 minutes