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DOT: CSA Fundamentals


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Overview/Description
CSA, which stands for Compliance, Safety, Accountability, is a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) initiative aimed at improving commercial motor vehicle (CMV) safety and ultimately reducing collisions, injuries, and fatalities related to CMVs. This course will teach you what CSA is and why it's needed, how it works, and what a carrier can do to ensure it has an effective CSA program. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology.

Target Audience
Supervisors responsible for the collection of data and reporting

Expected Duration (hours)
0.5

Lesson Objectives

DOT: CSA Fundamentals

  • recognize why CSA is needed
  • recognize how the three components of the CSA operational model work
  • describe the Safety Management Cycle
  • evaluate a carrier's CSA program
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