Q1: How will the pilot, control and intrastate drivers be evaluated for safety under the pilot?
A1: FMCSA will collect the following information from each participating covered and control group driver during the pilot program:
- Any crashes in which the driver was involved;
- Any traffic citations or warnings received while driving a CMV; and
- Any violations or warnings listed on a CMV inspection report when the participating driver was operating the vehicle.
Q2: If a motor carrier or driver is not complying with the standards set forth by FMCSA, what action will the FMCSA take?
A2: Safety is FMCSA’s number one priority. If at any time during the pilot program, a motor carrier or driver is not complying with the standards, FMCSA may remove the motor carrier and/or driver from the pilot program.