From 19 to 24 February, a Europe-wide TISPOL enforcement operation focusing on trucks and buses took place. The safety of commercial goods and passenger transport was central to the operation, which involved coordinated police controls in 29 participating countries.
According to the latest results from 20 countries, 103,515 trucks and 18,047 buses were checked.
More than 33,000 violations were found (trucks: 30,014, buses: 3,371)
There were 2,092 occasions where a vehicle was prohibited from travelling any further due to its dangerous condition (2,046 trucks and 46 buses).
On average, violations or faults were found in 29% of trucks and 18% of buses.