NOAA, Coastal States Discuss U.S. Tsunami Preparedness

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration met with state officials to discuss U.S. tsunami warning capabilities and the need for better local preparedness, in light of the tsunami in March…
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Advantage PressurePro Joins FMCSA Wireless Roadside Inspection Program

Tire pressure monitoring systems provider Advantage PressurePro announced it is participating in the FMCSA's new Wireless Roadside Inspection (WRI) Program to improve the quality and frequency of commercial vehicle exams…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 09:41

School Bus Delivery Driver Arrested for Trafficking Drugs

An employee for a "drive-away" company contracted to deliver school buses to a Michigan dealer of Thomas Built Buses was arrested earlier this month for allegedly transporting marijuana and Vicodin…
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Virginia Governor Signs Bill to Increase School Bus Safety

Gov. Bob McDonnell signed four bills this spring designed to make school bus transportation even safer, including increasing penalties for motorists who illegally pass school buses stopped to load and…
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FMCSA Final Rule Targets CDLs, Learner's Permits

FMCSA issued a final rule that increases the time a prospective commercial driver must hold a learner's permit before taking a CDL skills test.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 09:55

Congress Says SAFETEA-LU Reauthorization is Moving Forward

According to a joint statement from members of the Environment and Public Works Committee and Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, "great progress" has been made in the push to pass the…
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Micro Bird G5 Recalled Over Electrical

Certain models of year 2006-2010 Girardin G5 and 2009 to 2011 Micro Bird G5 non-school buses for an issue with a wiring harness.
  • Last modified on Saturday, 21 June 2014 15:55

Special Needs Conference Announces 2012 Theme

Attendees to the 2012 National Special Needs Conference & Exhibition should come “Ready to Learn” to fit with the newly-named theme.
  • Last modified on Saturday, 16 August 2014 14:01