Tennessee Trucking Association

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Tennessee PrePass by the numbers. Benefits since 1998.

  • 5,921,664 Hours Saved

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

  • 28,423,985 gallons of fuel saved

    Based on .4 gallons per pull-in.

  • $500,111,116 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*

Tennessee has been part of the PrePass system since 1998 and currently has PrePass deployed at 8 sites. Across Tennessee 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 1,064 PrePass qualified fleets based in Tennessee with 31,665 qualified trucks.

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

  • $156,805,864

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

  • 756,739,100

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

  • 663,572

    Metric tons of emissions reduced, which is the equivalent of removing 119,177 vehicles from the road (EPA estimates).