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Trooper Robson Named Champion at Commercial Vehicle Inspectors Challenge

Trooper RobsonTrooper Katrina Robson, of the Patrol’s Office of Motor Carrier Compliance Tallahassee Field Office, was named champion at the Florida Commercial Vehicle Inspectors Challenge on June 18. The challenge competition was held on June 16 – 18 in Tampa in conjunction with the Florida Truck Driving Championship.

Competitors in the Inspectors Challenge performed Level 1 inspections on a hazardous materials bulk tank, a motor coach, and a tractor-trailer combination. The Level 1 inspection is a comprehensive safety inspection of a commercial vehicle including steering and brake components. In addition to the inspections, the competitors took a written exam dealing with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety and Hazardous Materials Regulations.

Robson will compete in the North American Inspectors Championship in Orlando on Aug. 8 – 13, which is held in conjunction with the American Trucking Association’s National Truck Driving Championship.