National Safety Code Standard
NSC Standard 11
|Commercial Vehicle Maintenance and Inspection (PMVI) – Updated October 2014
|A standard which outlines maintenance and periodic inspections.
NSC Standard 13
|Trip Inspection – Updated March 2009|
|Schedule of Provincial Implementation – November 2011 | Interpretation Guide / Q&A|
|A standard which prescribes daily trip inspection requirements.|
|The daily vehicle trip inspection standard is intended to ensure early identification of vehicle problems and defects, and to prevent the operation of vehicles with conditions that are likely to cause or contribute to a collision or vehicle breakdown.Daily vehicle trip inspection is a continuous process designed to protect drivers and alert carriers to mechanical problems. The general objective of daily vehicle trip inspections is to promote an improved level of safety and compliance in commercial vehicles operating on the highway.