|CHP to Host Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit|
|Thursday, 12 July 2012 15:42|
STAR Awards applications due by August 1, 2012
The California Highway Patrol will host its Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on September 18, 2012 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Ontario, CA.
The event is offered at no cost, but registration is required to attend.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit (CVSS) is a free educational seminar, sponsored by the CHP. The summit will focus on current safety issues, regulatory requirements and provides a forum for open and candid discussions with state and federal representatives on commercial vehicle safety issues. Break-out sessions will focus on the following topics:
Keynote speakers scheduled for the event are CHP Commissioner Joseph A. Farrow and FMCSA Administrator Anne S. Ferro (invited).
The CHP will also present the Safe Transportation Achievement Recognition Awards (STAR) during this Summit at a hosted lunch.
The STAR Awards program is intended to formally recognize California motor carriers in the truck and bus industry for their efforts in making safety their number one priority in their day-to-day operations.
For Summit registration go to: www.chp.ca.gov/programs/cvss.html .
For information and to apply for the STAR Awards go to: www.chp.ca.gov/html/stars.html.
Applications are due by August 1, 2012.
CCTA/Western Trucking Alliance members can contact