Cincinnati — School transportation leader First Student shines a spotlight on school bus safety this back-to-school season with its fourth annual Safety Dog Bus Tour.
An updated policy throughout West Virginia requires parents and guardians to be present at both school bus pickup and drop-off locations for students in kindergarten through third grade.
Somehow no passengers were killed over the weekend when a school bus overturned in East Brunswick in rush-hour traffic on the New Jersey Turnpike, according to news reports.
Camarillo, Calif. — First Student will be providing school transportation to a new community, Camarillo, in Southern California this fall. The Ventura County Office of Education (VCOE) has awarded the company a new five-year contract to transport its students.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. & AUSTIN, TEXAS — Saddled with a massive school bus driver shortage, the Houston Independent School District has turned to Transfinder Corp., the nation’s leading school bus routing company, to implement the significant transportation changes that the district wants to roll out during the 2018-19 school year.
Not waiting for a federal or state mandate, several school districts are taking the initiative to add three-point seat belts to their school buses.