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Tour Bus Company Operates Despite Safety Violations

Tour Bus Company Operates Despite Safety Violations

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A popular Los Angeles-area tour bus company given poor safety ratings by state and federal agencies is continuing to operate, an ongoing NBC4 I-Team investigation has found. Read More

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Jul 24, 2014 Share
Bus Rider: "I Was Terrified for My Safety"

Bus Rider: "I Was Terrified for My Safety"

Janil is terrified to fly. "I'm one of those people that has to get a Xanax, prescribed to me so I can get on an airplane," she says. So when her childhood friend was getting married in Las Vegas, Janil thought taking an American... Read More

Feb 3, 2014 Share
"Aggressive Action" Against Tour Bus Safety Violators

"Aggressive Action" Against Tour Bus Safety Violators

The move comes a year after a devastating Southern California tour bus crash that left 8 people dead and 32 injured. That crash prompted a year-long NBC4 I-Team investigation which revealed a disturbing pattern of potentially... Read More

Apr 3, 2014 Share
NBC4 I-Team Awarded for Series on Bus Safety

NBC4 I-Team Awarded for Series on Bus Safety

The NBC4 I-team was awarded the prestigious Investigative Reporters and Editors Award for its series of reports on bus safety. Read More

Jan 15, 2014 Share
After Crash, Bus Co. at Risk of Being Shut Down

After Crash, Bus Co. at Risk of Being Shut Down

The NBC4 I-Team first exposed a history of safety problems with Fronteras del Norte last November, and on Monday night one of the company’s buses crashed in Central California, injuring 32 people. Read More

Jan 6, 2014 Share
Bus Company Ordered to Fix Problems

Bus Company Ordered to Fix Problems

The California Highway Patrol has given a major Los Angeles area bus company an “unsatisfactory” safety rating, following a state investigation prompted by an NBC4 I-Team report. Read More

Dec 26, 2013 Share
Feds Shut Down More "Unsafe" Bus Companies

Feds Shut Down More "Unsafe" Bus Companies

The federal government is stepping up its crackdown on unsafe buses in California, issuing an order that puts five "unsafe" bus companies out of business. Read More

Aug 22, 2013 Share
Dozens Injured in Tour Bus Crash

Dozens Injured in Tour Bus Crash

At least 55 people were injured Thursday when a casino-bound tour bus rolled over on the Foothill (210) Freeway near the San Gabriel (605) Freeway about 20 miles east of Los Angeles in Irwindale, Calif., the CHP said. Details were... Read More

Nov 4, 2013 Share
Caught on Camera: Distracted Bus Drivers Put Lives at Risk

Caught on Camera: Distracted Bus Drivers Put Lives at Risk

Bus drivers who are texting, talking on their cellphones, speeding more than 90 mph down the freeway: these dangerous issues are only some of what the NBC4 I-Team caught on camera when it investigated why a record number of... Read More

Aug 23, 2013 Share
Tour Bus Driver Blamed in Crash: CHP

Tour Bus Driver Blamed in Crash: CHP

The tour bus driver involved in a crash that injured dozens on a Southern California freeway made "an unsafe lane change" and struck a car before overturning in a ditch, the CHP said on Friday. Read More

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