Safety Ratings

YOUR SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT


We have an outstanding safety record for both our vehicles and our drivers.  We know our family is driving members of your family! And we take that responsibility seriously.


Our documented ratings include:

dotsHIGHEST U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT) SAFETY RATING
Southern Coaches has maintained the highest US DOT Safety Rating, "Satisfactory", since the first carrier was put into commission in 1989. Maintaining this rating requires a strong commitment and dedication to driver training, maintenance of our vehicles, and record keeping. DOT Safety Audits are performed without notice and at random. To review any carrier's DOT Safety Rating, refer to www.safersys.org. Our DOT Number is 430145.
Last Audit Report was March 2012
Rating Current as of June 14, 2012

 

dot-dod-logosHIGHEST MILITARY SAFETY RATING
Issued by the Military Traffic Management Command Southern Coaches received a top rating on its Facility, Terminal, and Equipment Inspection conducted by Consolidated Safety Services. Carriers are rated on a scale of "1" (Outstanding) to "5" (Unsatisfactory). Maintaining our rating of "1" indicates that we are doing an "outstanding" job in maintaining compliance with both the Code of Federal Regulations and the Military Bus Agreement. Southern Coaches is proud to be approved to transport our military troops. Last Review: March 2012

 

safer_12logo1LOWEST "OUT-OF-SERVICE" RATING
Since our first bus rolled onto the highway in 1989, Southern Coaches has maintained the lowest "out-of-service" roadside vehicle inspection rate possible, a "0". Southern Coaches, to date, has not had a vehicle placed "out-of-service" during a roadside inspection by any governing body inspector.
Verified June 14, 2012

 

WRITTEN POLICY MANUALS
Southern Coaches maintains written policy manuals to help maintain our safety record and ensure your safety. These manuals include company policy, our drug and alcohol policies and program, driver training programs, hiring practices, etc.

 

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Contact Information

PO Box 2245 Dothan, AL 36302

  • 1751 Reeves Street Dothan, AL 36303
  • (800)235-6849
  • Fax:334-792-0919