COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS UNIT
The Golden Gate Division Commercial Operations Unit's (COU's) specific objective is to achieve maximum service to the public and industry. COU will
provide the coordination necessary to assure a professional and uniform commercial program within Division. The COU is guided by laws and policies
and procedures as they apply to the Division commercial regional personnel.
The Northern Region encompasses the following CHP Areas:
The Southern Region encompasses the following CHP Areas:
The COU is tasked with providing:
- On-highway Inspections
- Variance Load Escorts
- Level VI/Radiological Escorts
- Litter Enforcement Day
- Operation Air Brake Check
- Public Awareness of Commercial Trucks (PACT)
Commercial Industry Education Program is a continuous educational program designed to provide information and safety awareness to everyone operating commercial vehicles. CHP commercial enforcement personnel provide informational seminars on many specific topics. In addition to these specific information seminars, all CIEP classes include general information anyone in the commercial trucking industry should be aware of. To learn more, click on the following link: http://www.chp.ca.gov/programs/ciep.html or call (707) 648-4180.
Training can be held at your office, shop, or your nearest CHP inspection facility.
- Participates in Strike Force Operations
- Allied Agency Task Forces
- Multi-Agency Strike Force Operation (MASFO)
- Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Strike Force
- California Air Resource Board (ARB)