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At the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) our job is to make safety Job 1 for everyone in the industry.
Through its New Entrant Program, FMCSA monitors motor carriers for their first 18 months on the road to help them understand and comply with safety regulations with the goal of reducing large truck and bus crashes on our roads. This website offers educational resources for new entrant carriers.
Motor Carriers
If you have received a letter asking you to upload documents.
Or, if you are a member of the enforcement community.
Part of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT),
FMCSA’s primary mission is to reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large trucks and buses. To accomplish this mission, the Agency works with Federal, State, and local enforcement agencies, the motor carrier community, and others.
Learn more on FMCSA’s Website.
What does FMCSA do?
Regulates compliance and enforcement to remove high-risk carriers from the nation's roadways
Coordinates research and development to improve safe motor carrier operations and commercial motor vehicle technologies
Promotes motor carrier safety by collecting and distributing safety data, and offering financial assistance to states for commercial motor vehicle safety programs
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590 • 1-800-832-5660 • TTY: 1-800-877-8339 • Field Office Contacts