Audits and Investigations

Manitoba Motor Carrier Investigators (MCIs) are responsible for conducting facility audits on both intra-provincial and extra-provincial Manitoba commercial based carriers.

MCIs are trained enforcement specialists who have extensive knowledge of regulated vehicle operations, the National Safety Code (NSC), the requirements of The Highway Traffic Act (of Manitoba), the Commercial Vehicle Drivers Hours of Service Regulations, the Periodic Mandatory Vehicle Inspection Regulation, and the Commercial Vehicle Trip Inspection Regulation.

MCIs conduct investigations on commercial motor carriers to identify compliance with provincial and federal regulations and legislation.  Investigations often focus on a single incident, type of violation, or compliant.

The purpose of audits and investigations is to promote safe motor carrier operations by ensuring operator compliance with legislated requirements. MCIs use the facility audit process to assess the operator’s compliance in the areas of: