Safety and Memberships
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At Onondaga Coach, we consider safety our number one priority. It is important for you, the customer, to know about the safety record of the company you will be riding with. We take pride in both the emphasis we place on your safety and the resulting excellent safety record we have achieved. We will not cut corners on safety just to save a buck or two. You may be able to find a cheaper price quote for a bus trip, but how much is your safety worth?
Coaches Are NYSDOT Inspected Every Six Months Rigorously inspected by a NYSDOT Inspector, our coaches go through a very detailed review. We have always met and exceeded the State Pass Goal of 90%. Others have not.
NYSDMV 19-A Qualified Drivers Professional and experienced drivers who have gone through the required pre-employment background checks and are part of our company's random drug and alcohol program. Continuous training including annual and semi-annual testing is performed to remain 19-A compliant.
Department of Defense (DoD) Approved Carrier Receiving this distinction required a lengthy application process and an indepth audit of our operations. One more way to show everyone we strive for excellence and operate one of the safety transportation companies in our area!
Random Audits of our Operations We've been recently Compliance Reviewed and Audited by the Federal USDOT, State NYSDOT, and State NYSDMV Agencies and have been found to be in compliance and received the highest pass rates possible.
We Have Our Own Maintenance Facility With Our Own Full-Time Paid Staff of Professional Mechanics You never have to guess where our coaches are housed or who checks them over. Our staff rigorously inspect each motor coach before and after every trip to insure the safety and reliability of each bus.
Hours of Service The United States Department of Transportation (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) sets limits as to how long a bus driver can drive until they require rest. We strictly adhere to Federal Hours of Service regulations to guarantee we remain safe.
We have nothing to hide and encourage you call ahead to visit our facility and look at our fleet of buses, make inquiries online to the various government websites that maintain public information on our company's as well as for all the other bus companies safety/inspection profiles. You might be surprised at what you find!