Maryland Governor Allots Funds for School Bus Safety

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced the state will set aside more than a half million dollars to assist local law enforcement agencies with enforcing school bus safety laws, specifically to…
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Calif. Child Check Technology Bill Goes to Governor

California Senate Bill 1072, which would mandate the use of child check technology on buses throughout the state, unanimously passed the Senate and Assembly last week. It is now headed…
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National Traffic Fatalities Grow at Largest Clip in 50 Years

The White House and U.S. Department of Transportation have issued an “unprecedented” appeal to a wide array of traffic safety and data stakeholders to address a spike in the number…
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Feds Pull Comment Request on Distracted, Drowsy Driving Rules

Not so fast. Just days after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has withdrawn a request for comments on new federal guidelines on distracted and drowsy driving just days after…
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FMCSA Recommends Seat Belt Use on Motorcoaches

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has amended its pre-trip safety guidance information for motorcoach passengers to encourage the use of lap/shoulder seat belts.
  • Last modified on Friday, 26 August 2016 11:55

Feds Propose Speed Limiters for HD Vehicles to Save Lives, Fuel

The U.S. Department of Transportation is seeking comment on a proposal to require speed limiters on heavy-duty commercial vehicles that weigh more than 26,000 pounds GVWR, including school buses.
  • Last modified on Friday, 26 August 2016 15:19