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N.J. Senate Transportation Committee OK’s 12 School Bus Bills

The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee approved 12 important school bus safety bills on July 26. The prospects for eventual passage continue to look positive. The bills propose to improve bus…
  • Last modified on Friday, 27 July 2018 12:08

Legal Woes Worsen for Convicted School Bus Driver Walker

The legal grief for convicted school bus driver Johnthony Walker of Chattanooga, just gets worse and worse, as his statutory rape case proceeds. Now he gets to face a grand jury.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 26 July 2018 16:16

NJ Multiple School Bus Crash Latest to Draw Public Ire

A chain-reaction crash in Medford Township that involved five school buses in a caravan returning from a summer camp in southern New Jersey, could have been far worse. No serious injuries were…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 02 August 2018 10:00

IIHS: August is the Most Dangerous Driving Month

The month of August continues to be the deadliest driving month of the year, especially Aug. 2, reports the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). 
  • Last modified on Thursday, 26 July 2018 09:38

Thomas Built Buses Taking Orders on New Detroit Diesel Engines

A much-anticipated day for school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses has arrived, as the High Point, North Carolina company announced that orders are now being accepted for the new Detroit…
  • Last modified on Monday, 30 July 2018 10:04

Blue Bird Unveils Redesigned Website

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird launched a new version of its website following the STN EXPO in Reno, Nevada that features expanded sections on each of the company’s brands and…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 11:28

What Bears Can Teach the School Bus Industry

RENO, Nev. — Savvy is the key to success in both your personal life and workplace, explained STN EXPO keynote speaker Billi Lee, as she shared her “Bear Story” that has…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 13:05

STN EXPO Security Session: The Enemy Within?

RENO, Nev. — A panel of national school security experts concluded that school buses are more likely to experience violence from students or people related to students, than from outsiders. 
  • Last modified on Monday, 23 July 2018 14:32

STN EXPO Secrets to Unlock Personal, Professional Success

RENO, Nev. — Dave Jaworski, a top Microsoft executive and the opening keynote speaker for the 25th annual STN EXPO, delivered a powerful presentation for a packed audience Sunday.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 13:04