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FMCSA Targets Coercion of Commercial Drivers

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published a final rule designed to protect commercial truck and bus drivers from being forced by their employers or others to violate federal safety…
  • Last modified on Monday, 30 November 2015 10:58

School Board Settles Age Discrimination Claim by Bus Driver

The Southern Regional Board of Education in Ocean County, New Jersey agreed earlier this month to pay a settlement of $30,000 to Thomas Pancoast, a now 71-year-old school bus driver…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 November 2015 13:09

FMCSA Seeks Communciation Between MEs, Primary Physicians

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is seeking public comment on a new, voluntary program that would allow participating certified medical examiners to communicate with primary healthcare professionals who prescribe…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 November 2015 13:06

MADD to Host National Day of Remembrance

Nationwide, 10,000 people are killed by people operating vehicles while intoxicated. Another 290,000 people are injured in impaired-driving crashes. On Dec. 3, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is holding a…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 November 2015 13:05

Safe Fleet Announces Grant, Coloring Contest Winners

Earlier this month at the NAPT Summit trade show in Richmond, Virginia, Safe Fleet revealed the winners of both their United Against Bullying Grant and anti-bullying coloring contest.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 16:36

Nissan Pulls Controversial Ad

Amid protests from the membership of the National Association of Pupil Transportation, Nissan Motors was driven to curb a commercial that depicted a school bus driver irresponsibly drag racing a…
  • Last modified on Monday, 23 November 2015 14:18