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Fire Destroys Most of Oklahoma District’s School Buses

Surrounding districts are stepping up to help after a fire broke out at the Wyandotte Public Schools bus barn in northeastern Oklahoma and destroyed 10 of the district’s 15 school…
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Venture Capital Group to Acquire Safe Fleet

It’s business as usual for Safe Fleet and its transportation fleet brands following an announcement of a pending sale to Oak Hill Capital Partners.
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Getting Tough on New York’s Illegal School Bus Passers

The New York School Bus Contractors Association strongly supports a proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to increase fines on motorists who illegally pass stopped school buses.
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 11:27

NYAPT Supports Gov. Cuomo on School Bus Safety Measures

The New York Association for Pupil Transportation voiced support for several school transportation-focused proposals made by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in his State of the State speech.
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Authorities Address Recent School Bus Driver DUIs

Industry experts and state authorities shared recommendations to decrease the number of instances of school bus drivers being under the influence behind the wheel and with students on board.
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IC Bus Announces 2017 Dealer Award Recipients

School bus manufacturer IC Bus announced the seven recipients of its annual Pursuit of Excellence dealership award, as well as its 2017 Diamond Dealer.
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NY School Bus Contractors Recognize State Senator

The New York School Bus Contractors Association recognized state Sen. Jeff Klein as legislator of the year. He advocated for bills that would increase penalties for motorists who illegally pass…
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Stricter Requirements Set for TN Student Transporters

Sixteen new Tennessee state laws took effect on Jan. 1, including a bill that established more stringent requirements for school bus drivers and supervisors.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 12:29

IC Bus Says Propane School Bus Sales Strong

IC Bus reported that sales of its propane school buses continue nationwide, with a large purchase recently being made by Franklin County Schools in Alabama.
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Michigan Law Allows Flashing Signage on School Buses

Motorists in Michigan will encounter flashing signage on school buses alerting them to come to a complete stop for students who are loading and unloading.
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STN’s Most Read Articles of 2017

The following articles and sections of STNonline.com were the most read during the past year. 
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NTSB Prelim Report on Iowa School Bus Fire Days Away

  A preliminary report on the National Transportation Safety Board’s ongoing investigation into the fatal Dec. 12 school bus fire near Oakland, Iowa will likely be released shortly after the…
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Road Rage, Drunk School Bus Driver Arrested

Police officers discovered that a New Jersey school bus driver who was involved in a road rage incident prior to Christmas had also been drinking.
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