Thursday Apr 10
One-stop Verification Point Will Make Roads Safer, Protect Riders
FirstGroup America , North America's largest transportation company, hailed a proposal from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to create a drug and alcohol clearinghouse for all commercial driver's license holders in the United States.
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Thursday Apr 10
School Bus Fleet
Contractors see safety as an investment
Executives for some of North America's largest school bus companies discuss how allocating resources toward such efforts as driver training and preventive maintenance can benefit the operation by improving safety and employee morale, which, in turn, enhances profitability.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Bids to take over Muskegon school transportation submitted by three private firms and the union
The district last month issued a request for proposals from vendors interested in taking over employment of drivers, mechanics and clerks, and possibly buying the buses.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The York Daily Record
Spring Grove narrows its upcoming bus service contract to two
Spring Grove School District will not renew its contract with the company it currently uses for school bus services, according to George Ioannidis, business manager for the district.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
This Is London
FirstGroup warns revenues hit by bad weather in the US
Tube passengers criticised transport bosses today after being trapped in a lift in "stifling heat" for more than an hour while alarms blared.
Ipswich Evening Star
East Anglia: FirstGroup on track to meet expectations despite weather woes in North America
Bus and train operator FirstGroup said today that operating profit for its financial year to March 31 would be in line with expectations, despite the impact of severe weather on its North America operations during the final quarter.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Two Oil-Related Services Stocks With Multiple Insider Purchases
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Thu Mar 27, 2014
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. Issues Statement Regarding Federal Trade Commission Press Release
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. is pleased to announce that, after a lengthy and thorough investigation, the Federal Trade Commission has concluded that the company's decision in 2008 to reduce the fill level in its Blue Rhino propane tanks from 17 pounds to 15 pounds was not the result of collusion.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Ferrellgas Partners CEO Buys $21,890 in Stock
Ferrellgas Partners CEO Stephen L. Wambold bought 1,000 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 21st.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Ferrellgas says it's not part of multistate price-gouging investigation
Ferrellgas Partners LP is not part of a multistate investigation of pricing practices in the propane industry, according to a company spokesman.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Investec upbeat about FirstGroup turnaround
Investec highlighted 'speed bumps to look for' in FirstGroup's trading update next month, but has reiterated a 'buy' recommendation for transport firm.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
FirstGroup plc's "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
's stock had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report released on Thursday, American Banking News.com reports.
Michigan AG subpoenas Ferrellgas in price-gouging inquiry
Evidence collected by the attorney general suggested that Ferrellgas and its affiliates charged Michigan customers as much as $8 a gallon for propane in February, when the average statewide price was about $3.76 a gallon.
First Student Signs New Contract with Shawnee Mission Unified School District 512 in Kansas
First Student, the nation's leader in student transportation, has retained its student transportation contract with the Shawnee Mission Unified School District 512 in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.