Feds revoke license for Boston-NYC bus service

Published on NewsOK Modified: March 1, 2013 at 6:31 pm •  Published: March 1, 2013
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"Bus companies that jeopardize public safety and refuse to cooperate with our investigators have no place on the road, and now, thanks to our additional authority, we can take them off," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.

No one answered at a New York number for Fung Wah and it was not possible to leave a message.

The company has attracted customers with its frequent trips and low cost tickets — $15 for most trips. But it's had problems in the past, including a $31,000 fine in 2006 for safety violations after a rollover accident in Massachusetts injured dozens of passengers. Its drivers rate in the bottom 3 percent nationwide for driver fitness, a measure of training and experience, according to safety evaluations by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.