Our Safety Charter

This safety charter is designed to improve the safety of every passenger when travelling with Safeguard Coaches and has been produced in conjunction with BUSK UK.

  • 1st class service by a family run business established since 1924.
  • Fully maintained coaches meeting all legal requirements.
  • Access to records/audit trails of driver walk around checks, vehicle defects/parts ordered etc., by prior arrangement. This will demonstrate how well run our business is – essential for passenger safety.
  • Coaches with average age of 8 years.
  • Coach fleet that includes EC R66 Regulations vehicles (anti-crush roof).
  • Professional drivers trained in all aspects of transporting passengers.
  • Coaches with choice of two and three point factory-fitted safety belts.
  • Coaches carrying safety and emergency equipment.
  • Coaches fitted with ABS/retarder braking systems, GPS tracking systems, driver emergency kit, vehicles safety inspected every 5 weeks.
  • Coaches with clearly defined emergency exits to include rear exit door, specified windows, roof hatches.
  • Emergency planning procedures for drivers to put into action in the unlikely event of an accident/breakdown.
  • DBS checked drivers.