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FMCSA seeks public comment on strategic plan draft

July 6, 2011

Washington – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is accepting comment until July 29 on a draft strategic plan (.pdf file) intended to serve as a guide to reducing crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large commercial trucks and interstate buses.

According to a June 27 press release, the five-year strategic plan aims to:

  • Raise the bar to enter the motor carrier industry
  • Maintain high safety standards to remain in the industry
  • Remove high-risk carriers, drivers and service providers from operation