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U.S. House Bill Would Fund School Bus 3-Point Seat Belts

Rep. Steve Cohen representing the 9th District of Tennessee introduced legislation that would require federal funding to equip all newly purchased large school buses in the U.S. with lap-shoulder belts,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 27 December 2016 09:54

IC Bus Issues NHTSA Recall to Fix Faulty Hose

Navistar Inc. submitted a parts recall notice to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for hoses in the IC Bus CE and BE school bus models that have the tendency to…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 08 December 2016 15:30

Seon Launches Kindness Campaign Against Bullying

Mobile video surveillance company Seon and parent company Safe Fleet’s national program United Against Bullying have partnered to launch a 12 Days of Kindness campaign to showcase the good deeds…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 08 December 2016 08:24

FMCSA Releases Final Rule for New CDL Applicants

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced comprehensive national minimum training standards for entry-level school bus and motorcoach drivers seeking to obtain a commercial driver’s license or endorsement.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 11:09

Are School Bus Seat Belts Coming to Nashville, Tenn.?

The Nashville, Tennessee, Metro city council deferred until the new year a resolution that formally requests the local school board require all new school bus purchases include seat belts.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 17 January 2017 08:29

Former Owner of Nelson Bus Company Passes Away

Howard Philip Nelson, who owned and operated the Wisconsin-based Nelson Bus Company with his brother, passed away on Dec. 1, 2016, at his home. He was 71.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 December 2016 16:02

FMCSA Issues Final Rule on CDL Alcohol, Drug Clearinghouse

As promised last month during a school bus industry presentation in Kansas City, Missouri, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a final rule to create a national drug and…
  • Last modified on Friday, 02 December 2016 22:30