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Safety of our passengers and staff are
paramount. Effective operation and maintenance is key to ensuring safety.
Transportation Services conducts new hire and ongoing renewal training for
staff, persuent to state and federal guidelines. All vehicles must be
maintained according to California Highway Patrol regulations and inspection
criteria, and must meet all requirements under the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety
Drivers must be fingerprinted and tested for
drugs/alcohol prior to employment. Employed drivers are randomly tested for
drugs and alcohol. All school bus drivers must hold a Commercial Driver’s
License, Class B with a Passenger endorsement as well as an “S” endorsement as
required for school bus drivers in the United States. All California school bus
drivers must hold a valid School Bus Driver Certificate and meet federal and
state physical standards requirements.