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    • CMV Driver Health Outreach 

      Trimble, Tammy E.; Morgan, Justin F.; Hanowski, Richard J.; Blanco, Myra (Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013-10)
      Many commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers struggle to maintain a healthy lifestyle against the demands of their job. While some previous CMV health programs have been developed, these programs have either not been widely ...
    • Commercial Motor Vehicle Driving Safety Website 

      Tidwell, Scott; Trimble, Tammy; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2016-08-06)
      This report documents the CMV Driving Safety website (http://cmvdrivingsafety.org/), which was created by the National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (NSTSCE) as an outreach effort to assist commercial ...
    • Evaluating the Sleeper Berth Provision: Investigating Usage Characteristics and Safety-Critical Event Involvement 

      Soccolich, Susan A.; Blanco, Myra; Hanowski, Richard J. (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (NSTSCE), 2015-07-20)
      Hours-of-service (HOS) regulations control the maximum daily drive time, workday hours, and work week (period) hours for commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers. The regulations also include periods of off-duty time that ...
    • Fact Sheets 

      Tidwell, Scott; Fitchett, Vikki L.; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2017-12-06)
      To extend its public outreach, the National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence has created concise fact sheets describing research findings important to surface transportation safety. To date, fact sheets ...
    • Supporting CMV Driver Distraction Outreach Efforts: Letter Report Summary 

      Morgan, Justin F.; Flintsch, Alejandra Medina; Blanco, Myra; Hanowski, Richard J.; Fitchett, Vikki L.; Fitzgerald, Hollie E.; Radlbeck, Joshua (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2015-04-08)
      The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) CMV Driving Tips website (https://cms.fmcsa.dot.gov/safety/driver-safety/cmv-driving-tips-overview) is a source for information on safety and practical driving tips ...
    • Tips for Sharing the Road with Commercial Motor Vehicles: A Web-Based Approach 

      Dunn, Naomi J.; Baker, Stephanie Ann; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2016-01-11)
      This report documents the Tips for Sharing the Road with Commercial Motor Vehicles website (http://www.cmvroadsharing.org). The website was created by the National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence to ...
    • Transportation Research Today: The NSTSCE Quarterly Newsletter 

      Tidwell, Scott; Fitchett, Vikki L.; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2015-11-02)
      The National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (NSTSCE) newsletter, Transportation Research Today, was published quarterly from January 2014 to October 2014. The newsletter described NSTSCE research and ...
    • Vehicle Information Reporting Systems 

      Fitzgerald, Kaitlyn; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2020-09-22)
      The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) standard currently tracks data elements such as manufacturing details, vehicle descriptors, vehicle security codes, and serial numbers. To date, the VIN standard does not include ...