Violence Prevention on a School Bus – Reference Guide and Test Questions

Violence Prevention on a School Bus Reference Guide The reference guide is divided into 4 sections 1.Importance of student feedback to school bus driver 2.Importance of recognizing early warning signs 3.Importance of implementing preventative techniques 4.Importance of staying calm and focused during a hijacking INTRODUCTION  No bus driver begins the school day by expecting to…

How Slow Hiring Is Hurting Your Operations

Few realize that increasing your hiring speed often has the second-largest impact on hiring results (after referral hires). Most track time to fill, but few recruiting leaders calculate the high correlation between your hiring speed for top talent and their resulting on-the-job performance after they become a new hire. To put the relationship simply, slow…

AI: Passenger Transportation Industry

Last year, HRExaminer published the first comprehensive analysis of AI in HR. At the time the research began in May 2017, there were about 40 companies claiming to use AI in HR. By the time they were finished, in October 2017, there were 65. At year’s end, there were more than 100. Today, the number is…

Security of Soft Targets and Crowded Places–Resource Guide

(U) The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is providing this Security Awareness Message (SAM) to our industry partners in light of the upcoming Memorial Day weekend when large numbers of travelers will be taking to the roads, rails, and skies. This document is not issued in response to a specific threat to the Nation. (U) The…

Online Applications, Expedited Hiring

Would you like more applicants to be able to apply for your open driver positions? Would you like to be confident that you are not exposed to missed documents and signatures? Would you like to easily and digitally store your records without scanning them manually? The days of retaining paper files are gone! With a TSS Standalone Application…

CVSA Activity Report April 2018

Northwest Navigator Luxury Coaches Co-Owner Joe Gillis just attended a CVSA meeting in Portland, Oregon. His eye-opening experiences may be of interest you. Enjoy..

DOT/FMCSA Investigation Report April 2018

Northwest Navigator Luxury Coaches just completed a DOT/FMCSA investigation under the new guidelines and technology landscape. This shared information may be worth taking into consideration moving forward. Enjoy.. FMCSA Audit Report from TSS on Vimeo.

How to make learning and growth a part of your organizational DNA.

By Mark Feffer Jul 20, 2017 INTRO The ancient wisdom that learning never ends is of great modern importance. Company leaders are embracing how important adaptability is to thriving in today’s quick-changing business environment. And employees from the next generation expect a workplace that will continually feed their minds and build their skills. Indeed, training…

The Importance of In-Vehicle Safety Technology

In 2015, 2.2% of all drivers were observed texting or otherwise manipulation hand-held devices, according to data compiled by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Vehicle technology is evolving at a rapid pace. And with this evolution has come a slew of new vehicle safety technologies, such as frontal and radar-based collision avoidance systems, blind spot…

Why Compliance & Consistency Matter When Hiring Drivers

IMPROPER DRIVER HIRING practices can lead to a variety of problems, including tragic accidents, costly lawsuits, not to mention stiff fines and penalties, and can jeopardize a motor carrier’s future. Ensure that your driving hiring program is up to par by addressing two essential points. Be Compliant First, you must be in compliance with Federal…