In an effort to improve road safety in the Region of Niagara, the Niagara Regional Police Service 8-District, will be joining forces with the Ministry of Transportation to conduct commercial vehicle inspections.


The inspections will take place the week of October 24th in the communities of Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln.  The Officers will be looking for vehicles with obvious safety issues including, worn tires, unsafe trailers, insecure loads, faulty suspension and brake issues.  Special attention will be given to commercial vehicle operation along residential truck routes for speed and weight restriction violations.

These joint operations are scheduled to continue throughout the year in keeping with the Niagara Regional Police Service’s traffic management plan and commitment to road safety.

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