Safety group said 22% of all vehicles inspected during the one-day event were placed out of service for “violations of any kind.”  The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) said that 78% of the 7,698 commercial motor vehicles inspected back in September during its Annual Brake Safety Day enforcement blitz did not have any violations that would’ve placed them out of service (OOS). The group noted that 14% or 1,064 of all the inspections conducted resulted in an OOS violation for brake-related violations, with 22% or 1,680 of all vehicles inspected turning up OOS violations of any kind. A total of 6,361 commercial motor vehicle inspections were conducted in the U.S. during Brake Safety Day, CVSA added, with 1,337 conducted in Canada.

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