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Agency Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Acronym FMCSA
Hierarchy Department of Transportation.
Docs Reports; Statistical Reports; Seachable Database; Regulations
URL http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/
Notes Formerly a part of the Federal Highway Administration, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's primary mission is to prevent commercial motor vehicle-related fatalities and injuries. Administration activities contribute to ensuring safety in motor carrier operations through strong enforcement of safety regulations, targeting high-risk carriers and commercial motor vehicle drivers; improving safety information systems and commercial motor vehicle technologies; strengthening commercial motor vehicle equipment and operating standards; and increasing safety awareness.