Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

FAQ - Safety

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.

Last updated: Monday, November 5th, 2018