Supervision of road transport is intensified on holiday

It is estimated that more than 20 mil passageiros utilizam o sistema regular de transporte via ônibus, vans or chartered vehicles.
26/05/2016 13h09 - Updated 27/05/2016 07h42
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To ensure the safety and quality of public intercity road passenger transport services, the Government of Amazonas, through the Regulatory Agency of Public Services Granted (Arsam), intensified since the morning of Thursday (26), Corpus Christi holiday, the inspection of vehicles on capital outflows and some municipalities in the metropolitan region of Manaus (RMM). It is estimated that more than 20 thousand passengers use the regular system of transportation via bus, vans or chartered vehicles.

A Arsam atua em parceria com o Departamento Estadual de Trânsito (DMV) and Battalion of Traffic Police - BPTRAN, Civil police, Military Police and Federal Highway Police, in eight access roads to the main cities of RMM.

Os ônibus regulares são fiscalizados na Rodoviária Huascar Angelim, e passam por nova abordagem na Ponte Rio Negro e barreira. Chartered vehicles as taxis, vans e microonibus estão sendo abordados em pontos estratégicos de fiscalização.

Mais de trinta fiscais atuam na capital e nas rodoviárias dos municípios de Manacapuru, Presidente Figueiredo, Rio Preto da Eva and Careiro (respectively 70,73; 130; 80,1 e 19,5 kilometers from Manaus). At strategic points of the highways increased flow, as AM-010 (Manaus - Manacapuru) and BR-174 (Manaus - Boa Vista), são realizadas operações volantes.

The Emtram companies, arowana, Trans express, Master and Eucatur make available more than eighty departure times of Manaus, a partir de 5h30min até 23h. If there is higher increase than expected, essas empresas disponibilizam ônibus extras.

User rights
Compliance with arrival and departure times, adequate capacity, ensuring extra vehicles, and the right to free or half pass to the elderly, minors accompanied by responsible, police or military agents to service, Uniformed students during the school year, people with disabilities and disability retirees, They must be guaranteed. For this, the passenger must prove income equal to or less than two minimum wages or any related document, and make a reservation, with at least three hours prior to departure with the company's booth chosen.

If occupied the two mandatory seats, the fee to be charged should correspond to 50% the value of the ticket. Passengers are transported on time, hygiene and comfort, from start to end of the trip, and should, still, to inform the Arsam any irregularities that may witness during the service provision.

the ticket, must contain the line for the destination city, the date and the departure and arrival times, which must be strictly observed.

Complaints or claims may be addressed to the tax, registered with the Ombudsman's PAC San Jose, the IAU Shopping, in Arsam headquarters, located on the street Teacher Ernani Simon, No 1314, Cachoeirinha neighborhood, area south of Manaus, or by phone 0800 280 8585.

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