Dealer Leonard Bus Sales Honored with Proclamation

The Saratoga County Board of Supervisors recently presented Leonard Bus Sales with an official proclamation for its 50 years of business, leadership and economic contributions to Saratoga County.
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NSTA, NAPT Address NHTSA Seat-Belt Position

In response to the announcement last year by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Administrator Mark Rosekind that champions thee-point seat belts in all school buses, the National School Transportation…
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NC Requires Driver Hand Signals to Students at Bus Stops

A new North Carolina State Board of Education policy has school bus drivers giving their students a thumb's up, at least when it’s safe to cross the street to or…
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Federal Legislation Provides Relief to Autogas Industry

Representatives of the autogas industry announced support for the Powering American Jobs Act of 2015, a combined tax-relief and government funding bill that brings tax certainty, valuable research dollars and…
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Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide

It is a well-known fact that school buses are considered “soft” targets vulnerable to armed adults and students bent on destruction. Mass murders have occurred inside school buildings, and school…
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Florida Woman Sentenced to Prison in CDL Fraud Scheme

Just before Christmas, a Florida woman was sentenced to 10 months in prison followed by a year of supervised release due to her involvement in a fraudulent CDL testing scheme.
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2015: A Year in Review

The end of the year is often met with introspection on the past 12 months in an effort to determine how to approach the coming year. As 2015 becomes 2016,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 December 2015 12:03

Truck and Bus Regulation Reporting System Available for 2016

The California Air Resource Board (CARB) has announced that its Truck Regulation Upload, Compliance and Reporting System (TRUCRS) has been updated for fleets to select or re-select their 2016 options.
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CDL Changes in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has announced changes regarding Commercial Driver’s Licenses (CDL), effective Dec. 21. These changes will affect both license and permit holders.
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National Survey Reports Fewest School Bus Stop Deaths Ever

Four students were reportedly killed nationwide at the school bus stops during the 2014-2015 school year, the lowest figure in the 45 years of such data being reported.
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NY Bus Drivers Report Spike in Illegal Passing

School bus drivers across the Empire State have observed a drastic increase in the number of motorists illegally passing stopped school buses.
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Utah County Works to Improve Roads for Navajo Students

The San Juan County Commission in Utah is renewing efforts to restore the Indian School Bus Routes Maintenance Program in order to improve the school bus routes and roads serving…
  • Last modified on Monday, 21 December 2015 16:15