Sunday, October 17, 2021

Fire safety: Battling the 1% risk

More plastic-based materials in buses can mean a higher risk of flammability. Kevin Bradley, Secretary General of flame retardant trade association Bromine Science and...

Operator comes to the rescue

A driver from Eavesway Travel, Wigan, has been praised by West Midlands Ambulance Service, for rescuing 59 children and seven teachers after a fire...

Lothian Buses fleet gets fire protection

Evolution Security, an integrated security and fire solutions business, is providing essential fire protection service to Lothian Buses. Lothian Buses has 700 vehicles on 70...

Coach safety agreement made by CoachMarque

CoachMarque, the Guild of British Coach Operators and the School Travel Forum (STF) have come together on coach safety. CoachMarque, the quality coach scheme administered...

BUSK UK: A benchmark for safety…

Even after 20 years, school transport safety campaigner BUSK UK continues to work tirelessly to prevent coach crash fatalities. Its work now extends to...

Motorists’ institute rebrands in charity’s ‘unification’ project

IAM RoadSmart is the new name for the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM). The change will “unify the charity with its commercial subsidiaries”, IAM Drive...

BUSK launches Free Days Out for school travel

BUSK UK has launched Free Days Out for Schools in conjunction with You Me Community. The scheme encourages schools to collect e-vouchers to pay for...

Manchester Travelsafe success

One of the country’s most wanted burglars was among almost 200 arrests made by Greater Manchester’s Travelsafe Unit (TSU) within its first year. The (TSU)...

Lucketts backs Project Pictogram road safety scheme

Lucketts Travel in Fareham, Hampshire has become the first coach company to support the new national road safety communications initiative, Project Pictogram. The award-winning firm...

Scales Coaches adds an UNVI Compa midicoach

Scales Coaches has become the first operator in Ireland to take delivery of an UNVI vehicle supplied by recently appointed sole agent for the...