The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMCSA) ordered the shut down of Lowell-based Golden Eagle Delivery effective June 9, 2016. The investigation, which started in April of this year, cited several safety violations including:
* Failing to ensure that its vehicles were regularly inspected, maintained and repaired and met minimum safety standards.
* Failing to require that drivers conduct pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections and submit reports of safety defects to the company in order to make repairs.
* Dispatching vehicles with known safety defects that had been discovered during roadside inspections without making the required repairs.
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