Catch Me If You Can

A district in Fremont County, Wyoming recently installed video cameras on its school buses, inspired by the tragic 2011 death of an 11-year-old girl who was fatally struck by a motorist passing her stopped school…
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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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Investigation Ongoing in Death of Heroic Bus Driver

Yellow buses lined the road in Akron, Ohio, yesterday at the funeral of school bus driver Laura Zborowski, 51, who was fatally struck by her own bus after saving a…
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Blue Bird Stock to Go Public After Parent Company is Acquired

Shares of Blue Bird Corporation will soon be available for public trading after Hennessy Capital Acquisition (HCAC) signed an agreement to obtain all the outstanding capital stock of School Bus…
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Safe Fleet Acquires Seon to Add on Mobile Surveillance

Nearly a year after its creation with the private-equity purchase of Specialty Manufacturing Inc., Safe Fleet announced it is adding Seon to its line of products. The terms of the…
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Transportation Directors Grateful for Environmental Award

It is rewarding when your legacy is honored years after instituting a change. Though he left the Atlanta Public Schools some time ago, Harold Walker launched its emission-reduction program 10…
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Cummins Inc. Receives Leadership Award

Frost & Sullivan recognized Cummins Inc. with the 2014 United States Overall Best Heavy-Duty Truck Engines Product Leadership Award at the North American Growth, Innovation & Leadership Gala held in…
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