Bus

METRO Briefs

Posted on April 17, 2009

NTSB to meet on coach accident

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Transportation Safety Board scheduled a meeting for April 21 to discuss the deadly bus crash that took place in Utah’s Four Corners area in January. For the full story, click here.  

Ad yanked in Toronto

TORONTO – An ad for a local radio station that depicts a radio about to commit suicide has been yanked following complaints by the Toronto Transit Commission. For the full story, click here.

Calif. agency seeking $28M in labor savings

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Facing budget deficits, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority officials are recommending seeking contract concessions for employees that would help the agency save $28 million over two years. For the full story, click here.

Driver fired for saving frog

PARIS – A French bus driver was fired for stopping her bus to save a frog instead of just running it over. For the full story, click here.

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

BusCon opens 2017 Call for Papers

The deadline to submit your presentation idea is Jan. 20, 2017.

Man steals MTA bus from Staten Island depot again

The Staten Island resident took the bus on a nearly four-mile joyride, before abandoning it on a corner. It was unclear if he picked up or dropped off any passengers during his route.

TAPTCO, MSTCO create course to help drivers pass CDL test

The course is available in hard copy containing seven interactive CDs together with a trainer’s guide, a driver’s study guide, and a book of practice tests. Alternately, the course is available over the web through a learning management system, so that applicants can go through the training and practice tests from any location.

Canada's London Transit adding 28 New Flyer Xcelsior buses

The award is part of a contract extension from a Nov. 13, 2014 LTC contract, awarded to New Flyer, whereby a one-year extension on the contract was exercisable at the discretion of LTC.

Capital Metro retires last University of Texas shuttle bus

The fleet of burnt orange and white buses has served the UT campus since 1998 and has become a hallmark of Capital Metro’s longstanding partnership with the university.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation

Please sign in or register to .    Close