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Chattanooga School Bus Driver Charged in Fatal Crash

UPDATE 11/23/16: The Chattanooga Police Department in Tennesee has now confirmed six students died and at least 23 were injured during a “very serious” school bus crash there, with the school…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 19:58

Converging Technology Trends Drive Next-Gen School Buses

The technological advances in the last century have shaped the modern world. In the last 50 years alone, the level of achievement made by technology has been insurmountable compared to…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 November 2016 16:38

W.Va. District Pilots Bus Fire Suppression Systems

Kanawha County Schools in Charleston, West Virginia, equipped 10 special needs school buses with fire suppression systems to buy additional time for student evacuations as the state looks to approve…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 17 November 2016 11:51

First Student Financials Indicate Strong Future for Company

The UK-based FirstGroup PLC, which operates First Student, the largest provider of student transportation in North America, reported favorable growth for its half-yearly results.
  • Last modified on Monday, 21 November 2016 08:21

LA Unified Upsizes Nation's Largest School Bus CNG Fleet

Los Angeles Unified School District is increasing the size of its CNG fleet with the purchase of 71 new Saf-T-Liner C2 CNG school buses this winter from Thomas Built Buses.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:01

Detroit Motors Forward with School Bus Services

Well past municipal bankruptcy and recession years, Detroit is making significant progress in its recovery, alongside automotive OEMs and suppliers that also overcame financial woes to refuel the Motor City…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:36

Cummins Refutes Involvement in New 'Dieselgate' Allegation

Cummins Inc. says claims made in a class-action lawsuit brought against the engine maker and Fiat Chrysler America alleging diesel emission cheats in Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks are "false…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:00

Texas District, Florida Charter Up Propane Commitments

A day after a large Texas school district shared how its propane school buses saved $1.3 million on fuel and maintenance, a Florida charter school is eyeing similar savings with…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:35