SEATBELTS ON SCHOOL BUSES — IT IS LONG OVERDUE

Isn’t it time that Pennsylvania becomes one of the states that requires  seatbelts in all school buses?  Surprisingly, Federal law only requires seatbelts in school buses that weigh less than 10,000 pounds. Historically, regulators have opposed seatbelt mandates on larger school buses.  As of 2017, approximately 18 states were considering mandating seatbelts on school buses. Six (6) states […]

Raising Truckers’ Allowable Working & Driving Hours Under Consideration

Are you aware measures are under consideration in Congress this week that would raise truckers’ allowable working and driving hours, risking even more crashes that would imperil drivers themselves and the motoring public. Senate and House committees are considering raising truckers’ allowable hours from the 60 currently permitted to 73 driving hours per week, plus […]