I don't get the logic of this argument at all, they are saying by allowing drivers to work without overtime is somehow safer than paying by the hour? I don't get it. Although this rings true:
o Companies that operate illegally and without regard for passenger safety or driver
conditions will do so regardless of any regulations, unless and until there is
sufficient enforcement action to stop them.
Amalgamated Transit Union Significantly Misunderstands Driver Fatigue and Safety Issues in Congressional Testimony