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First Student Announces Partnership With New York School Bus Company

Student transportation contractors First Student, Inc. and Mile Square Transportation announced a partnership to consolidate services in the Hudson Valley, Westchester, and Bronx areas of New York under the name,…
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School Bus Stop Lighting System Approved in Mississippi

This week Mississippi approved the statewide use of the Gardian Angel school bus lighting system, making it the second state in just a few months to give it the green…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 11:59

Navistar Names Reed to Succeed Webb as VP, GM of IC Bus

Navistar appointed Trish Reed as the new vice president and general manager of IC Bus, replacing Carl Webb who is now the vice president and general manager of medium-duty truck…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:35

FMCSA Explores Possible Requirement for Entry-Level Driver Training

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is considering the feasibility of negotiated rulemaking on implementing entry-level driver training that would require the completion of minimum classroom and behind-the-wheel training from…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:35

Much Ado About School Bus Evacuations at EXPO

Three safety experts covered a lot of ground during the STN EXPO workshop “Writing an Effective Bus Evacuation Plan” last month, with many concrete recommendations coming out of the Q&A…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 20 August 2014 11:49

Expert Witness Brings Lessons from Case Law to STN EXPO

Dr. Linda Bluth presented “Lessons from Case Law” to a full house at STN EXPO last month in Reno, Nevada. The workshop provided information regarding legal issues involving transportation departments…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 11:25

Transfinder Announces More Record Growth

Transportation software and app company Transfinder said last month that it posted its lateset record revenue numbers following a strong first six months of the year that saw total sales…
  • Last modified on Monday, 18 August 2014 12:24