The industry is setting up fort in Iowa's capital city weeks after NASDPTS called for proposals to find a new home for the National Congress on School Transportation, which celebrates its 75th anniversary next May.
Kent Tyler, the former president of Collins Bus Corporation, is now vice president over all sales and marketing efforts at Allied Services Vehicles, the company announced. Tyler had been serving as president of ASV's bus division, which includes Collins Bus.
While the outcomes of two separate pedestrian accidents at school bus stops this week were different, the circumstances and setting bore certain similarities. Both teens were hit by motorists who illegally passed their stopped school buses, and both accidents occurred in the dark pre-dawn hours.