Utah Department of Public Safety

Highway Patrol - Safety Inspection

The goal of the Safety Inspection section is SAFETY BY COMPLIANCE.

There are 13 Troopers assigned to the Safety Inspection Section.  The primary responsibility involves education, inspection and enforcement of state safety vehicle inspection rules and regulations.

Members of the section interact with certified safety inspection stations and their certified inspectors.  They investigate cases of non-compliance to the rules and regulations of the safety inspection program.  Troopers patrol and enforce the vehicle safety rules and regulations on non-compliant vehicles.

The Vehicle Safety Section participates in covert or undercover operations involving violations of safety inspection safety rules and regulations.  They also receive cross training< and certification to assist the Commercial Vehicle Section when possible.

[Last Update - Friday, 08-Mar-2013 16:25:28 MST]