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Regulations Section | Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Section § 396.11: Driver vehicle inspection report(s).

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Question 1: Does §396.11 require the DVIR to be turned in each day by a driver dispatched on a trip of more than one day’s duration?

Guidance: A driver must prepare a DVIR at the completion of each day’s work and shall submit those reports to the motor carrier upon his/her return to the home terminal. This … Read More

State of Rhode Island: Division of Motor Vehicles:

All DMV satellite offices are closed.

All road tests have been cancelled through Friday, May 8, 2020.

The Division of Motor Vehicles is temporarily waiving the requirement for a VIN check on out of state titles to be conducted by your local police station. The VIN will be electronically verified at the time of titling.

To ensure customers are not penalized for the actions we are taking to further protect health and safety, the DMV will be extending driver licenses, learner permits, ID’s, CLPs, CDLs, registrations, inspection stickers, and disability placards scheduled to expire in the months of March, April, or May 2020 by 90 days.

For further details about the expiration date extension please click here.

The Cranston DMV will be providing the following limited services and transactions.

  • Driver license, learner permit, State ID – Reservation Only
  • Vehicle Registration and Title – Reservation Only
  • Adjudication – Reservation
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American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators

Jurisdiction Response to COVID-19



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here
to view consolidated information and see how motor vehicle
administrations are handling driver licensing and vehicle registration. This
document will be updated with the most current information on our homepage. 


Motor Vehicle Industry Response on COVID-19
Pandemic


COVID-19, a novel (new) coronavirus, was
first detected in December of 2019. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO)
declaredit to be a
global pandemic. By March 13, COVID-19 was
declareda national emergency by President Donald Trump. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has since
expandedon the national emergency declaration in the United States to provide HOS relief for commercial vehicle drivers transporting emergency aid. 

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has encouraged many
preventative measures, but local and state government officials and public health departments, in consultation with federal officials, have been tasked with

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Motor Vehicle Crash Deaths | VitalSigns

Motor vehicle crash deaths in the US are still too high.

There were more than 32,000 crash deaths in the US in 2013. These deaths cost more than $380 million in direct medical costs.

Major risk factors for crash deaths in the US.
  • Not using seat belts, car seats, and booster seats contributed to over 9,500 crash deaths.
  • Drunk driving contributed to more than 10,000 crash deaths.
  • Speeding contributed to more than 9,500 crash deaths.

Reducing major risk factors could save thousands of lives and hundreds of millions of dollars in direct medical costs each year.

Seat belts saved over 12,500 lives in the US in 2013, yet:
  • The US had lower-than-average front and back seat belt use compared with other high-income countries.
  • About half of drivers or passengers who died in crashes in the US weren’t buckled up.
Some proven measures of best performing high-income countries.

Even when considering

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Motor Vehicle Sales

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Total Vehicle Sales 11.4M
Domestic Vehicle Sales 9.1M

Definition

Unit sales of motor vehicles, published by the Bureau of Economic Analysis at the beginning of each month, include domestic sales and imports. Domestics are sales of autos produced in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Imports are U.S. sales of vehicles produced elsewhere. The data track all passenger cars and light trucks up to 14,000 pounds gross weight (including minivans and sport utility vehicles). Though totals include a relatively small portion sold to businesses, motor vehicle sales are good indicators of trends in consumer spending and often are considered a leading indicator at business cycle turning points.

Description

Since motor vehicle sales are an important element of consumer spending, market players watch this closely to get a handle on the direction of the economy. The pattern of consumption spending is one of the foremost influences on stock and bond markets.

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Motor Vehicle Registration

Vehicle Registration Information

 

MVR Graphic

All satellite city halls will be CLOSED to the public until further notice, effective March 25, 2020.

By Mail: Motor vehicle ownership transfers may be processed by mail during the COVID-19 emergency: instructions

 

Vehicle Registration Renewal


Use one of the Hawaii DMV Now Kiosks located inside certain Safeway stores to quickly and securely renew your vehicle registration.
The kiosk will print out your new registration card and license plate emblem immediately after paying for your renewal.

DMV Now kiosks accept credit and debit card payments only. You must meet the same requirements to renew at a kiosk as to renew online.

 

For Hawaii DMV Now Kiosk locations, click HERE

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You may also renew your vehicle registration:

  • Online provided that your City and County of Honolulu address is correct and no supplemental
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Bicycle Safety | Motor Vehicle Safety

Photo of a biker wearing jeans riding a bicycle.

How big is the problem?

Deaths and Injuries

In 2015 in the United States, over 1,000 bicyclists died and there were almost 467,000 bicycle-related injuries.3

Cost

Data from 2010 show fatal and non-fatal crash-related injuries to bicyclists resulted in lifetime medical costs and productivity losses of $10 billion.3

What are the major risk factors?

  • Adults aged 50 to 59 years have the highest bicycle death rates.3
  • Children (5-14 years) and adolescents (15-19 years) have the highest rates of nonfatal bicycle-related injuries, accounting for more than one-third of all bicycle-related injuries seen in U.S. emergency departments.3
  • Males die 6 times more often and are injured 4 times more often on bicycles than females.3
  • Most bicyclist deaths occur in urban areas and at non-intersection locations.4
  • Among bicyclist deaths, 37% had alcohol involvement either for the motor vehicle driver or bicycle rider.4

How can bicycle-related injuries

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All Maine motor vehicle-related expirations extended indefinitely

Maine has extended expiration dates indefinitely on all state driver’s licenses, IDs, vehicle registrations and inspection stickers until the state of emergency prompted by the coronavirus pandemic is over.

Gov. Janet Mills issued an executive order this week that extended a waiver for all driver’s licenses, permits, state identification cards, commercial driver’s licenses, dealer licenses, salvage motor vehicle recycler licenses, driver and rider school licenses and instructor licenses that expire during the period of emergency, which began March 15.

The Maine State Police, which oversees the state’s annual vehicle inspection program, also has extended indefinitely all expiration dates on vehicle inspection stickers for the same period that applies to other driver- and vehicle-related documents, police spokesman Steve McCausland said Friday.


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Motor vehicle registration transfer

Overview

If you acquire, or become the operator of, an ACT registered vehicle, or trailer, you must apply to transfer the vehicle’s registration within 14 days. In addition to the prescribed registration fees, a transfer fee is payable. A late transfer penalty fee will be charged for applications made after the 14 days.

If you aren’t sure what you need to do to transfer the vehicle, use the Registration information and transfer guide to assess what paperwork, inspections, fees and/or any additional requirements you will require.

Access Canberra must confirm your identity prior to completing this transaction. If you do not hold,

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