BOSTON (CBS) – A once popular and troubled discount bus company wants to get back on the road.
Fung Wah is working to meet federal safety requirements in order to return to service at South Station.READ MORE: Tom Brady Named 2021 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year
The bus company offered cheap rides from Boston to New York City.READ MORE: Boston Marathon Favorite Spencer The Dog Undergoes Surgery
The service was stopped by the feds after an I-Team report earlier this year exposed major safety problems with the company’s buses.
In February, inspectors found multiple oil leaks from different parts of the engine, and nuts and bolts that weren’t secure.MORE NEWS: MBTA Making Service Cuts Due To Bus Driver Shortage
There were also faulty lights, a door with a broken latch and the lack of proper registration on a charter bus hired by Fung Wah. Other buses had cracked frames and defective air bags.