NTSB calls for new coach regulations in wake of fatal crash|
WASHINGTON - The National
Transportation Safety Board called for four
changes to bus and motorcoach regulations
following a hearing into the 2014 cross-over
crash of a double-trailer...
Coach trips into Mexico growing, Southwest operators say|
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Business is gradually
improving for charter and tour trips into
Mexico as the economy improves and news
of drug violence wanes, according to a
handful of bus operators...
Diesel now cheaper than gasoline in some U.S. areas|
WASHINGTON -- As many motorcoach
drivers have likely noticed, those green
diesel-price signs visible from freeways are
now showing lower numbers than those for
Itís official: NJ Transit to buy 772 MCI coaches|
NEWARK, N.J. - New Jersey's public transit
board has officially approved a $395 million
contract to purchase 772 commuter coaches
from Motor Coach Industries.
The contract, one...
Washington State passes 11.9-cent fuel tax increase|
OLYMPIA, Wash. - The state of Washington
has approved a $16.1 billion transportation
revenue bill that includes a fuel-tax increase
and other vehicle-fee increases that will
Work-zone speed cameras being considered in Pennsylvania|
HARRISBURG. Pa. - A proposal to place
speed cameras in work zones is being
considered by Pennsylvania legislators.
Supporters of the cameras say that an
increase in road construction...
Uber should be suspended, fined, California judge says|
SAN FRANCISCO - An administrative judge
for the California Public Utilities
Commission has recommended that ride-
sharing company Uber be fined $7.3 million
and suspended from operating...
Appeals court rules FedEx Ground drivers are employees|
CHICAGO -- In the latest blow to FedEx's
independent contractor model, a federal
appeals court upheld a Kansas Supreme
Court decision that classified about 500
FedEx Ground drivers...
St. Louis police launch crackdown on unsafe party buses|
ST. LOUIS - A series of incidents, including
shootings, unsafe vehicles and unlicensed
drivers, has led the St. Louis Police
Department to launch a crackdown on party
Canadian news: B.C. launches motorcoach safety review|
VANCOUVER, B.C. -- British Columbia is
launching a safety review of the province's
motorcoach industry following several major
accidents over the past three years.
The Motor Coach...