From taking kids to school, to getting employees to work or getting someone across the country to visit relatives, buses carry many different kinds of passengers. A recent string of deadly accidents has safety advocates calling for more stringent oversight of bus safety.
Semi trucks are the largest vehicles on the road. They are several times larger than the biggest cars on the road. This means that semi trucks can pose a significant danger to other cars and passengers, especially when it comes to semi-trucks that are speeding. Because of the large size and weight of semi trucks, they require much more time to stop than a car and when they cannot stop, there are usually tragic consequences.
There are specific rules and requirements to be licensed to drive various types of vehicles. This is because different vehicles pose different safety hazards of which the driver must be aware. Drivers must be capable of controlling the vehicles they are licensed to drive to avoid the risk of serious trucking accidents.