OK granted for logging mandate for buses, trucks|
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration won White House approval last month to issue a landmark regulation that would mandate the installation of electronic logging devices on all...
3rd-party audits secure blessing from FMCSA|
WASHINGTON - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has declined a request - from the United Motorcoach Association - to rein in states and other political subdivisions, including schools, colleges...
American Financial terminates offer for National Interstate|
CINCINNATI - The effort by the largest shareholder of National Interstate Corporation to effectively take the company private ended abruptly in legal wrangling last month. (See March 1 and March 15 Bus...
Coach operator, cruise line overcome tour challenges|
Industry benefit seen from Ďwin'
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Gina Martin of Little Rock Tours and Travel might want to call her "trip" with Norwegian Cruise Lines the Silver Linings Tour.
FMCSA begins deactivating USDOT numbers of URS scofflaws|
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said it began deactivating U.S. Department of Transportation registration numbers of truck and bus companies overdue for updating their Unified...
Words of wisdom from John Hill|
Living, learning in private sector
INDIANAPOLIS - For those who think federal and state bureaucrats generally would benefit from an extended stint of working in the private sector before...
Driver distraction is focus of Toyota, Microsoft study|
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - We're not sure of the significance, but we've found a couple more items that would seem to confirm the notion that the drive for new vehicle safety technologies appears to know no bounds....
Itís never OK to overload a motorcoach; then again . . .|
By Dave Millhouser
It was a nightmare.
Nearly 100 teenage skiers were relaxing in the Monarch Pass lodge after a day on the Colorado slopes, when management decided the blizzard...
Dealing with veterans and service animals on buses|
If you've watched television news in recent months, you've doubtless seen stories about the increased use of dogs to help Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans cope with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Businesses form group to oppose interstate highway tolls|
RICHMOND, Va. -- A coalition of businesses, organizations and individuals have formed the Alliance for Toll-Free Interstates to advocate against proposals to add tolls to existing interstates.