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School Bus Driver Union, NYC Contractors Avoid Strike

The local Teamsters union reached a tentative agreement with two New York City contractors so school bus service for thousands of local schoolchildren would run as scheduled.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 01 November 2016 09:41

School Bus Seat Belt Study Begins in Iowa District

Three-point, lap-shoulder seat belts will treat and hopefully not trick some Des Moines Public Schools bus riders on Halloween as the district begins testing the occupant restraints.
  • Last modified on Monday, 31 October 2016 09:26

Mo. District Takes Over School Busing, Expects to Save $500K

The Rockwood School District west of St. Louis has its name on the side of school buses for the first time in 42 years after transitioning transporation service back in-house,…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 27 October 2016 16:08

Dallas County Schools Announces 2017 Safety Summit

Dallas County Schools, which provides transportation service to 14 local school districts and has one of the largest fleets of school buses in the nation, will hold its inaugural Safety…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 27 October 2016 11:31

Transfinder, 247Security Integrate Routing and Video

School bus routing software and fleet management firm Transfinder said its systems now "seamlessly" intergrate with 247Security's live streaming and historical video, as well as live GPS and vehicle utilization…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 16:39

Survey: 7 in 10 Parents Confident in School Bus Safety

A survey released last week by fleet vehicle SaaS firm Fleetmatics claims that while a majority of parents are satisfied with school bus safety, they want to see increased technology,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 12:20