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Man Boards School Bus, Refuses to Leave

A school bus route in Washington state was the scene of a disturbance when an unauthorized young man boarded the bus and refused to leave.
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 12:30

School Bus, Train Collision Kills 4 Children in South France

A fatal collision between a train and school bus occurred at the railway crossing of Peripigan and Villenfranche-de-Conflent in southern France, killing at least four children, announced Interior Minister Gerard…
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 12:38

NTSB On Scene at Site of Fatal Iowa School Bus Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board began its investigation into the fatal school bus fire in rural Iowa that killed the driver and a high school student, with a focus on…
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Denver Public Schools Reflect on Training Following Crash

Local school bus drivers are being reminded of the importance of training after a local man was sentenced to 10 years for running a stolen Jeep into a Denver school…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 14 June 2018 17:01

Schools Reminded Not to Use Vans for Student Transportation

In an attempt to clear up ambiguities between state and federal law, the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation is urging school districts nationwide to only transport students…
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Blue Bird Reports FY Sales Revenue Nearing $1B

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird posted $990.6 million in net sales revenue for its fourth quarter and fiscal year highlights, which company top brass said positions the company for profit…
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Daimler Trucks North America to Print 3D Plastic Parts

The parent company of Thomas Built Buses announced that it is making its first delivery of plastic parts produced using 3D printing technology with the aim of keeping costs down…
  • Last modified on Monday, 04 June 2018 10:29

More School Bus Connectivity Means More Cyber Threats

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is reminding the student transportation industry to be vigilant of cyber threats tied to the increased use of connected technology on school buses.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:38