We only hire drivers who have maintained a safe driving record, free of accidents and moving violations.
All drivers must undergo a comprehensive background check prior to their employment with David Thomas Transportation, which includes:
1) Criminal Background Check
2) FBI Fingerprinting
3) Child Abuse Clearance
4) Past Employment Reference Checks
5) Pre-employment drug & alcohol testing
Drivers receive rigorous "Customer Care" training assuring that our passengers get top priority treatment. Drivers are all trained and certified to drive each vehicle in our fleet. Driver safety training and random drug & alcohol testing is an ongoing process at David Thomas Transportation.
NOT ALL BUS COMPANIES ARE EQUALLY SAFE
David Thomas Transportation owns and operates it's own state-of-the-art, full-service, on-premise maintenance facility. As part of our preventative maintenance program, every vehicle is inspected after each trip and is serviced at regular intervals. Any defects that are found are corrected and recorded. In addition, every bus is pre-trip inspected by the driver before departure and post trip inspected after returning to the garage. David Thomas Transportation maintains the BEST safety record of all school bus companies nationally according to U.S. Department of Transportation safety ratings. Check safety, insurance and compliance records by going to the U.S. Department of Transportation website and entering a company’s USDOT number. David Thomas Transportation's USDOT number is 1370479.
WELL INFORMED CONSUMERS CHOOSE US
Before selecting a bus company, it is highly recommended that you ask for their USDOT number and check how safe they are for yourself. It is also recommended to visit their facility and inspect their vehicles and their maintenance facility. This will guarantee to be an eye opening experience.
In the transportation industry, many who are looking to contract or charter a school bus are often looking to shop for "a bargain price" but in doing so may sacrifice quality, service, and most importantly SAFETY... the difference between a company who does an outstanding job of bus maintenance and driver safety training and a company who will cut corners on both bus maintenance and driver safety training. At David Thomas Transportation, we don't believe in "cutting corners." We offer you quality first time, every time. With us, you always get what you pay for... a clean, late model, and well-maintained school bus and a safe, friendly and knowledgeable professional driver, always in uniform.
The safety and security of our passengers is our highest priority at David Thomas Transportation. You and your passengers deserve the best when it comes to safety, so let David Thomas Transportation be your 1st and only choice for school bus and mini-bus transportation.
OUR DRIVERS go out of their way to insure that
your trip is a success!