Ohio Trucking Association

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Ohio PrePass by the numbers. Benefits since 2000.

  • 2,154,084 Hours Saved

    Based on a minimum of 5 minutes saved per screening bypass.

  • 10,339,604 gallons of fuel saved

    Based on .4 gallons per pull-in.

  • $185,420,273 operational cost savings

    Benefits based on studies by the Iowa State University Center for Transportation Research and Education and the FMCSA.

National PrePass benefits since 1997*

Ohio has been part of the PrePass system since 2000 and currently has PrePass deployed at 9 sites. Across Ohio and the nation, PrePass helps facilitate freight movement by allowing prequalified* trucks to be electronically screened and then safely bypass weigh stations at highway speeds. There are 1,199 PrePass qualified fleets based in Ohio with 17,854 qualified trucks.

PrePass is a service offered by PrePass Safety Alliance, formerly HELP Inc., a public private partnership (P3) established in 1993 between states and the trucking industry. The Alliance is the nation’s only non-profit P3 established specifically to promote safety and efficiency in commercial transportation.

  • $172,013,653

    Invested in PrePass infrastructure deployment and ongoing maintenance at no cost to states.

  • 878,050,619

    Successful weigh station bypasses using PrePass and saving carriers over $6 billion in operational cost savings.

  • 775,303

    Metric tons of emissions reduced, which is the equivalent of removing 138,282 vehicles from the road (EPA estimates).