The U.S. Department of Transportation announced on July 30th, that it has increased fines across the board for violations of federal trucking regulations. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015 to adjust fine amounts each year based on inflation.
The violations and new fine amounts are below:
Remember, these are for FEDERAL violations. State and local municipalities have their own violations and fine schedules.