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DRIVER HANDBOOK AND TRIMBLE LOG ON PROCEDURE

By Jennifer Werkowski | June 19, 2018 | Comments Off on DRIVER HANDBOOK AND TRIMBLE LOG ON PROCEDURE

I just wanted to let everyone know that the Driver Handbook and Trimble Log On Procedure is available on the safety site under Silverado toolbox>employee toolbox. The Handbook is ever changing so maybe don’t worry about printing it out.   Thanks

TERMINATED FOR TESTING POSITIVE FOR THC

By Jennifer Werkowski | June 14, 2018 | Comments Off on TERMINATED FOR TESTING POSITIVE FOR THC

I am sharing an article that was given to me. As crazy as it sounds, the concept of never take candy from a stranger still applies for adults:   An interesting conversation occurred the other day as we were interviewing a candidate for Motorcoach Operator. This individual was terminated from the previous employer, it was…

ROADSIDE INSPECTIONS

By Jennifer Werkowski | June 14, 2018 | Comments Off on ROADSIDE INSPECTIONS

This is a reminder that if you get a roadside inspection, you MUST turn it in to your terminal manager or driver coordinator.

FUELING IN ARIZONA

By Jennifer Werkowski | June 13, 2018 | Comments Off on FUELING IN ARIZONA

If you ever have a trip to Arizona it is important to pay attention to the fuel pumps and the big sticker that’s posted next to the pump, as shown in the attachment. There is a law in AZ that you can’t fill up your bus at light class pump (where cars fuel) if caught…

ROADCHECK 2018

By Jennifer Werkowski | June 1, 2018 | Comments Off on ROADCHECK 2018

FOLLOW UP: I sent this email below earlier but forgot to remind you that you need to tell the officer that our buses operate under AOBRD rules.     June 5-7 starts Roadcheck 2018. Last year there were about 2,500 fixed and temporary inspection locations and over 10,000 inspectors. There was an average of 14…

TRIMBLE REMINDER!!

By Jennifer Werkowski | May 25, 2018 | Comments Off on TRIMBLE REMINDER!!

It is important to remember that you must have Trimble instructions  in your possession anytime you drive. This is the number one fine DOT is busting drivers for. They are not carrying a guide. The fine is $200 and a possible out of service. We have the procedures on the bus but you also should…

MED CARD RULING

By Jennifer Werkowski | May 24, 2018 | Comments Off on MED CARD RULING

It has been announced by FMCSA, that drivers will have to carry their med cards again. Please read the article attached that explains in more detail.  Some of you have always carried your card so this won’t be much of an adjustment. If you don’t have your med card and you recently updated it, talk…

PASSENGER INJURIES

By Jennifer Werkowski | May 23, 2018 | Comments Off on PASSENGER INJURIES

Just sending out a reminder: Any passenger that gets injured on our buses needs to be reported to control center or your terminal manager. Passenger injuries are never to be taken lightly.   Thanks, Safety

TORRANCE DRIVERS

By Jennifer Werkowski | April 20, 2018 | Comments Off on TORRANCE DRIVERS

Please see attached Route map . All buses should be using red or yellow lines on attached map. The highlighted area between the 107 and 405 is where buses are traveling and getting tickets. Please avoid those roads.   Thanks, Safety       map

ROADCHECK DATES SET

By Jennifer Werkowski | March 23, 2018 | Comments Off on ROADCHECK DATES SET

Roadcheck dates set, inspectors to key in on hours of service violations James Jaillet | @trucknewsJJ | March 20, 2018     The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual International Roadcheck, a three-day ramp up of truck and bus enforcement across North America, is scheduled for June 5-7. The year’s focus will be on hours-of-service compliance, says CVSA, due…