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June 17, 2016

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers Discuss Bus Safety Regulations

There are about 29,000 large buses operating in the US. These large buses, also known as motor coaches, carry approximately 700 million passengers on an annual basis in the US.  This rate is comparable to the domestic airline industry in terms of volume. There is a growing concern among safety advocates that not enough is being done to keep passengers safe in bus accidents.  Fifteen years ago, bus accident investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board recommended safety standard improvements were needed for large buses.  Advancements were needed to make it easier for passengers to exit a motor coach after […]