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LEDs Gain Foothold in Illuminating School Bus Safety

A pilot project underway at Marietta City Schools for the past two months has been testing the efficacy of additional LED lights installed on the front and rear bumper to…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 04 May 2017 15:21

Florida Propane School Bus Case Study Shared at ACT EXPO

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Attendees at the Advanced Clean Transportation EXPO heard a case study on propane school bus adoption by Pasco County Schools north of Tampa Bay, Florida.
  • Last modified on Friday, 05 May 2017 14:38

Wheelchair Mobility: How Far Has It Progressed?

Mobility has plays an important role for school bus drivers, aids, attendants and managers when it comes to daily fleet operations. Unfortunately, the challenge of securing mobility devices is still…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 04 May 2017 15:22

EPA Budget in House Crosshairs But DERA Program Expands

The National School Transportation Association said the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act program, or DERA, is earmarked to receive a 20 percent increase in funding, this despite an overall reduction in…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 03 May 2017 09:46

Lap-Shoulder Belts Versus Compartmentalization

Use of lap-shoulder belts continues to top the list of controversial conversations in the world of school bus transportation. School districts across America are increasingly weighing the pros and cons…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 03 May 2017 07:29

A Constant Eye on Events: Video Systems on School Buses

With budget and resource constraints, fleet operators may not have compelling reasons to invest in real-time, continuous loop video on school buses. As technology develops with speed and lower prices,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 02 May 2017 13:14