School Bus Woes Follow Financial Struggles in Indiana

Late buses, school bus drivers unfamiliar with routes, and missing children on the first day of school prompted officials to close Muncie Community Schools in Indiana for the rest of the week. This is the latest hitch in a series of problems for the financially embattled school district.

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Stertil-Koni Continuous Recess System Brings Time Saving Enhancements, Safety and Convenience to its Inground Telescopic-Piston Diamond Lift

STEVENSVILLE, Md. – Heavy duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni announced today, that its state-of-the-art Continuous Recess system is now available on its inground telescopic piston lift – the DIAMOND LIFT – bringing time saving enhancements, safety and convenience to school bus maintenance techs on the shop floor.

Mobile to Spike Telematics Market By 2022, Study Says

Research and Markets said a new study indicates the commercial vehicle telematics market is expected to increase to $18.4 billion in the next five years from the current figure of $7.3 billion tied to the growth of mobile device usage.

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First Electric School Bus Deployed in Minnesota

A Minnesota school district will operate the first all-electric school bus in the state this fall to demonstrate how its technology works in  cold-weather on both suburban and rural routes.

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