Effectiveness of commercial motor vehicle driver training curricula and delivery methods

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Published by Transportation Research Board, National Research Council in Washington, D.C .

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  • Truck drivers -- Training of -- United States.,
  • Bus drivers -- Training of -- United States.,
  • Motor vehicle drivers -- Training of -- United States.,
  • Automobile driver education -- United States.

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StatementJohn F. Brock ... [et al].
SeriesCommercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program -- Synthesis 13, Synthesis (Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program (U.S.)) -- 13.
ContributionsBrock, John F., United States. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL152.6 .E44 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. :
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19905448M
ISBN 100309098831
ISBN 109780309098830
LC Control Number2007927298

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TRB’s Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program (CTBSSP) Synthesis Effectiveness of Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Training Curricula and Delivery Methods explores the state of commercial motor vehicle (CMV) operator training in the trucking and motorcoach industries.

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