Is there any driver on the road that says, “I think I will get a bad inspection”? Hopefully not. However, there are a few red flags that can increase the likelihood a truck will be called out for a DOT inspection.
There is a long list of areas the DOT inspector will look at during an inspection. Here are a few common areas which may catch even a well-seasoned driver during a DOT inspection.
To help avoid getting dinged during a DOT inspection be sure to get into a daily routine of checking out your truck and trailer before heading out on the road.
All of our articles are written by various members of the TDC team.