Annett Bus Lines requires that drivers and support personnel go through Initial and Continuing Education courses conducted by our Safety Director. With our main focus on Safety and Driver Education, Annett Bus Lines maintains its competitive edge in being Florida's Finest Motorcoach company!
Regardless of a driver's previous experience, a driver is not allowed to transport passengers for Annett until he/she passes a 40-hour orientation/driving evaluation course. This includes a written test and 250+ mile driving evaluation test with a night-time driving evaluation. This represents an initial investment of approximately $2500.00 per new driver to make sure your trip is a safe one.
With one day in the classroom and one on the road, this class includes defensive driving techniques and current safety initiative updates.
Meeting is attended by all Drivers, Operations Team, Sales Team and Management. New initiatives are announced and procedures are reviewed.
Training provided for reasonable suspicion of drug and alcohol use per federal motor carrier safety regulations.
Training course provided to sales team and support staff in hours of service regulations FMCSR Part 395.
Joe Shirck III has over eleven years experience in the industry with over five years in safety management. He attends annual conferences and seminars in Washington, DC to keep abreast of the latest safety standards.
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