Drivers beware: New York City issues ‘Gridlock Alert Days’ The New York City Department of Transportation issued select “Gridlock Alert Days” today. It’s difficult to imagine New York City traffic when it is not gridlocked by most standards; however, the holidays are a special time in New York City and a favorite time of year…

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So far our 2018/2019 Winter season has been fairly mild. But don’t get too comfortable. We have a lot of winter driving left in front of us. The November 2018 post on winter driving awareness is being re-posted as a reminder. Please stay safe out there!   Bad weather conditions are out of our control…

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Recently, a Motorcoach was stolen while idling at a pickup point for passengers. Two Motorcoaches were staged and waiting to be loaded with passengers when the first Motorcoach drove away. The vehicle was, as is common, left running while the driver was preparing to load passengers. The vehicle was boarded by a thief, and driven…

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Good morning, Below is a short video going over the Temsa TS45.  If you are unfamiliar with these buses please take a few minutes and watch this video.  If you have any questions or want to go through one of these buses give me a call and we can set up a time for you…

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A new study from the University of Iowa concludes that drivers engaged in a conversation — either over the phone or with a passenger — are slower to recognize and respond to a new object in their field of view. A conversation creates an “attention disengagement” lag, researchers found, which affects the driver’s ability to…

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Driving on a freeway is probably the safest driving any professional driver will ever do. You can generally travel long distances without stopping or without having to contend with intersections, narrow streets, bicycles and pedestrians. However, because of the higher speed and traffic volume, freeway driving requires a higher degree of driver awareness. Entering/Exiting Freeways…

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  No matter how much experience you have behind the wheel, there are always new hazards and situations waiting for you just around the next corner. You can prepare yourself to face these challenges by driving defensively. Defensive driving is about using your skills and knowledge to protect yourself against the unsafe acts of other…

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