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Navistar Recall to Fix Reflective Tape Issue on Emergency Doors

Navistar announced it is recalling 70 IC school buses to comply with FMVSS 217, "Bus Emergency Exits and Windowo Retention and Release," because the retroflective tape on the rear emergency…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 14:13

Newly Redesigned NYAPT Website Debuts before Convention

The New York Association for Pupil Transportation has just launched a redesigned website greets visitors with bright photos and a bold “Welcome to NYAPT” emblazoned over the reminder that, “In…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 14:15

Navistar Announces Two Separate Recalls of IC RE School Buses

Navistar announced it is recalling certain model-year 2011 and 2012 IC school buses to fix possible electrical shorts originating from battery cables that may rub and incorrectly installed floor channel…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 14:28

More Than 20 Students Killed In, Around the School Bus in 2010-2011

Every year students die in school bus–related accidents, and every year the fatality totals vary depending on the reporting agency and the criteria used. Sometimes the differences are significant: Whereas…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 14:30

Hawaii’s Students Must Pay More to Ride Bus to School

Many of Hawaii’s public school students will pay twice as much to ride a transit bus to school starting in August. The state Board of Education voted last week to…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 14:31

Blue Bird Announces Price Increase Tied to Commodity Costs

"Historic, double-digit" increases in the prices of commodities used in vehicle construction are resulting in increased new vehicle purchase costs, according to the school bus manufacturer.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 12:16