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Research and Recommendations for Improving FMCSA’s HM Cargo Tank Facilities Monitoring and Enforcement Program


To develop recommendations for how the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) can better meet the requirements for tracking and monitoring the safety performance of cargo tank facilities.


FMCSA built a system for collecting and evaluating information on the safety performance of motor carriers. A recent FMCSA program review identified there is no comparable systematic collection and analysis of data regarding the compliance of cargo...