CSA Game Plan Coming Soon, FMCSA Official Says

From the Idealease Safety Bulletin The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will soon release its plan to overhaul the Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) scoring system, the agency’s chief of enforcement announced on January 9. Upgrading the CSA Safety Measurement System (SMS) will be a multi-year process, said Joe DeLorenzo, director of FMCSA’s Office of […]

Parking Lot Accident Exposure Increases during the Holidays!

As we are drawing near to the holiday season it is time to remind drivers of the exposures that exist in parking lots as they make deliveries and pickups. This holiday season pay special attention when operating in a parking lot and observe the following advice: The exposure exists for a vehicle accident as well […]

Terry Minor Elected Chairman of Idealease, Inc. Board of Directors

Idealease, Inc. 430 N. Rand Road North Barrington, IL 60010 (847) 304-6000 www.idealease.com CONTACT: Lance Bertram Sr. VP; Sales, Marketing & Distribution (847) 304-3165 lancebertram@idealease.com Terry Minor Elected Chairman of Idealease, Inc. Board of Directors North Barrington, Illinois—October 5, 2017—The shareholders of Idealease, Inc., North America’s premier full-service commercial truck leasing, rental and maintenance company, […]

Inclement Weather Policy and Phone Number

Inclement Weather Line: 615-829-7997. As the weather station is calling for flurries in Nashville, it’s time to remind everyone of Cumberland’s Inclement Weather Policy. Cumberland’s number one priority is the safety of our customers, employees and vendors. It is our policy to remain open during our normal business hours as much as possible; however, where extraordinary circumstances warrant, […]

IC Bus Showecases New Features at NAPT

Full article originally posted on School Bus Fleet. In Kansas City the National Association for Pupil Transportation tradeshow was held on Tuesday, November 8. New offerings in the IC Bus line were on display including: Over-the-air programming Earlier this year, IC Bus launched OTA programming of engine control modules (ECM). OTA programming of the bus’ […]

Putnam County Schools Receive Book Donation from Cumberland IC Bus Team

On Friday, October 21, Ashley Hailston of Cumberland IC Bus in Nashville visited Putnam County School System to deliver about 150 books to be used in a summer reading program launched 3 years ago. In attendance at the book delivery: Dr. Melissa Palk: Principle at Northeast Elementary Kim Bradford: Transportation Supervisor for Putnam County Schools […]

Navistar Announces Wide-Ranging Strategic Alliance With Volkswagen Truck & Bus

Navistar and Volkswagen Truck & Bus to pursue strategic technology collaboration and establish procurement joint venture with Volkswagen Truck & Bus taking a 16.6% stake in Navistar Volkswagen Truck & Bus to invest $256 million in Navistar at $15.76 per share and have the right to appoint two directors to Navistar’s board of directors Alliance […]

Nashville School Starts on Wednesday 8/3/16

It’s hard to believe school is starting this week. I remember having a few more weeks of summer.  Here are some resources you may find useful. Metro Nashville School Calendar – All the days off, progress reports, holidays, etc. What Zone are You?? Metro Nashville Public School Zone Finder Bus Stop Finder Be safe as […]