The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has various informational resources that provide educational and technical assistance to the passenger carrier industry to foster an understanding of applicable regulations and requirements. These online resources are not intended to be a substitute for referencing the actual language of applicable regulations. The entire language of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) can also be found on the Agency’s website under the “Rules & Regulations” tab.
It is the responsibility of motor carrier operators and drivers to know and comply with all applicable requirements and regulations. Regulatory compliance and safe operations translate into saved lives and property. We believe the information contained on the following online sources, when effectively applied, will contribute to safer passenger carrier operations and highways. Based on an assessment of your operations, the following informational resources should be helpful to you:
Rules and Regulations
- Legal Notice for Motorcoach Operations - Federal regulations that all motorcoach companies must comply with.
- Americans with Disabilities Act Guidelines for Over-The-Road Bus Companies
- Rules and Regulations for Passenger Carriers