when Traveling with Accord Bus
Safety is our top priority
Above all else—at Accord Bus—our top priority is your safety. This is evidenced by the top ratings we consistently achieve with the regulating agencies such as the US Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
It takes a well trained team to ensure that every safety system is in place and working. This results in highly trained and prudent drivers operating the safest motor coaches on the road.
A few of the components that work together include:
It’s critical that our drivers achieve and keep their driving skills honed. In addition, being knowledgeable about the most current safety information as well as the safety features and procedures is paramount. That is why our drivers receive training continuously.
At Accord Bus, we follow a regularly scheduled maintenance program. Our maintenance staff ensures that the equipment is working properly and makes any necessary repairs.
Anticipating the unexpected
Although our safety record is impeccable there is always the potential for an unexpected event to occur. Accord’s 24 hour roadside assistance and dispatch is available for just such occurrences.
The amount of insurance that we carry meets/exceeds what is required by law. A certificate of insurance is available upon request.
Each of our coaches is equipped with state-of-the-art safety technologies including: air brake systems, retarders, on-board recording devices, fire suppression systems, smart tire systems, and more
A comprehensive screening is conducted on each driver candidate before being hired. Our drivers are professional, 19A and School qualified, and meet all required Federal Standards. In addition, Accord implements a drug and alcohol testing program.