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Roundup: NHTSA, Seat Belts and STN EXPO

Is the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reopening the school bus lap/shoulder seat belt debate? Apparently so, judging from an all-day meeting and working group hosted by the agency on…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 July 2015 11:37

Roundup: The Noxious History of 'School Bus Chrome'

In May, the National Congress on School Transportation celebrated it’s 75th – well, technically 76th – birthday. Many in the industry know of the first national school bus specification meeting…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 July 2015 12:29

Roundup: A Booted Bus, Time Changes and More

A bus from the Philadelphia School District (PSD) found itself stranded, but not due to traffic or weather or disrepair—it was booted, leaving it immobilized at the curb. With its front…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 July 2015 08:52

Round up: School Bus Races, Seatbelt Requirements and More

As part of the Bojangles' Summer Shootout Series, regional principals burned rubber in supercharged school buses at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The high-octane race tested the abilities behind-the-wheel of North…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:50

District Gets Kindergartners on the Right Bus

The first week of school can feel hectic even when everything goes right in the transportation department. In cases of miscommunication or misunderstanding, the start of the school year can…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 June 2015 11:57

Roundup: Driver Killed, Safer Bus Unveiled and More

Tragedy struck a small township outside of New York after a crash with a truck killed a school bus driver. The truck drifted into oncoming traffic, causing a head-on collision…
  • Last modified on Monday, 01 June 2015 12:39

Watch for Additional Safety Threats at School Bus Stops

When the weather turns beautiful outside, we as school bus drivers see an increase of caretakers at the bus stops with the rider’s younger siblings in tow. This is a…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 26 May 2015 09:22