TRB's Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program (CTBSSP) Synthesis 6: Operational Differences and Similarities Among the Motorcoach, School Bus, and Trucking Industries is designed as a single resource for information on profiles, safety statistics, and general business operations for these three commercial vehicle industries.School districts have the option of operating their own fleet of buses, hiring school bus contractors to provide transportation, or using some combination of the two. ... Unlike motorcoach operators, many school bus contractors may only operate intrastate. Another ... Part of the engine is beneath and/or behind the drivera#39;s seat.
|Title||:||Operational Differences and Similarities Among the Motorcoach, School Bus, and Trucking Industries|
|Author||:||Lance R. Grenzeback, Sandi Lin, Jacob Meunier|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2005|