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NTSB Corrects Release on Oklahoma Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board updated an announcement made over the weekend that it had sent a "go-team" to Davis, Oklahoma to investigate a fatal bus crash late Friday involving…
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Overcrowded School Buses Linked to Driver Shortage

Within the past two months, two student transportation issues have repeatedly surfaced in the news — overcrowded school buses and bus driver shortages — and it appears they are linked…
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Rep. Braley Calls for Hearings on School Bus Safety Act

The author of a historic, sweeping school bus safety bill in Congress is pushing for hearings to begin by year's end and before both the House and Senate adjourn for…
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Bus OEM Surpasses Fund-Raising Goal

It may not be the first time employees of school bus manufacturer Blue Bird went above and beyond the call of duty — but recently they raised more than $17,000…
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'Legal Routes' to Cease Publishing

The 13th year of the Legal Routes publication will be the last, as Editor-in-Chief Peggy Burns and Publisher Roseann Schwaderer announced the final issue will be September 2015.
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1 Fatality, 3 Injuries at Bus Stops in a Week

The life of an 11-year-old girl hung in the balance after she and another 13-year-old girl were hit by a truck at their school bus stop this morning in Methuen,…
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Former A-Z Bus Sales CEO Joins ADOMANI

ADOMANI announced yesterday that Jim Reynolds, the recently retired CEO of A-Z Bus Sales, will take over as president and CEO of the eletric-power converter for commercial vehicles.
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N.Y. Lawmakers Enact Permanent RFP Process for Contracts

Claiming a victory for safety, the New York State School Bus Contractors Association announced that the Request for Proposal (RFP) law on school transportation contracts has been finalized and will…
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