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S.C. Budget for New Buses Uncertain Despite Excess Lottery Funds

While extra lottery revenues in South Carolina is good news for public schools, media reports suggesting that the $26 million might be funneled toward brand-new school buses are premature, said…
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New NHTSA Report Examines Deadly School Transportation-Related Crashes

Every year, twice as many schoolchildren perish as pedestrians (12) in school transportation-related traffic accidents compared to those who are passengers (5) on student transportation vehicles, according to a newly…
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City Finds MVST Technology Can Decelerate Aggressive Speeders

Speeding in school zones is a problem that may get less media attention than illegally passing stopped school buses, yet this violation also puts schoolchildren at risk every day. With…
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NAPT Seeks Member Feedback on Increasing School-Bus Securiity

The National Association for Pupil Transportation said it is developing an initiative to develop products and services to "enhance the national and local conversations about improved safety and security, especially…
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