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Intercity Motorcoach Service: 100 Years of Moving a Country

Travel anywhere on the globe, and it is likely you will see a bus transporting passengers to work, to school, to home, to explore a city or even a country. In today’s society with a focused desire to get from point A to point B, on occasion, it is important to stop and smell the flowers. Remembering where it all began and the importance of bus travel over the years allows us that opportunity.

Truck Safety – Is That Truck Safe?

Have you ever gotten nervous about a truck as you passed it? Let’s face it, driving alongside an 80,000 lb. (40 ton) vehicle can be nerve-wracking. However, it is important to know that specially trained inspectors are out on our roads and highways helping to insure that commercial vehicle drivers and trucks are safe.

Teens and Trucks: 5 Tips To Be A Safer Driver Around Trucks

Too many drivers of passenger cars, especially teens, unnecessarily endanger themselves by failing to recognize that trucks and cars differ significantly. To help educate teens about these differences, the CVSA in collaboration with other organizations and support of the FMCSA, developed Teens and Trucks.

Bus Safety: Are You Riding a Safe Bus?

According to the NTSB, buses transport more than 700 million passengers annually. Most travel to and from their destinations safely; after all, traveling by bus is one of the safest ways to travel. Still, despite the strong safety record of buses, more than 250 people were killed and more than 20,000 were injured in bus-related crashes in 2009