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Examining the Trends of Transporting Special-Needs Children

The latest survey from School Transportation News explored the various aspects of transporting special-needs children, including wheelchair safety, fire suppression technology and the growing rate of students diagnosed with autism.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 16:23

Chocolate Capital to Host Annual Bus Spring Fling

The Museum of Bus Transportation in Hershey, Pennsylvania, will hold its annual Spring Fling, and for those in the bus industry, the chocolate won’t be the sweetest thing in town.
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 11:41

School Bus Innovations, Tech Disruptions Drive Chicago Summit

The inaugural IC Bus Innovation Summit in Chicago brought together representatives of school districts, school bus contractors, OEMs, technology providers, educators, journalists and industry associations to share ideas on several…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 01 March 2017 13:18

School Bus Driver Saves Student from Speeding SUV

A DATTCO school bus driver for the East Hampton school district in Connecticut was honored for his heroic rescue of one of his students who was almost struck by a…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 21 February 2017 13:51

Long-time EPA Adversary Pruitt Confirmed to Lead Agency

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is set to take the reins at the EPA, the very agency he has advocated against for years, following a narrow 52-46 vote in the…
  • Last modified on Friday, 17 February 2017 13:50

Minn. Sets First-Ever School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton officially declared Feb. 22 as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day throughout the state to honor drivers for their tireless dedication to safely transporting students.
  • Last modified on Friday, 17 February 2017 11:28

Technology Reshapes School Bus Parts Ordering, Inventory

The sight of a grease-under-the-nails, rag-in-the-back-pocket, seasoned mechanic leafing through the stained and dog-eared pages of a parts catalog is an enduring image for anyone who has spent even the…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 16 February 2017 15:50

Mechanical Know-How Evolves Alongside Technological Advances

As the machinery that operates the school bus advances, so does the training to keep those intricate parts running in optimal condition. To stay on top of the latest updates…
  • Last modified on Monday, 13 February 2017 11:08

Tenn. School District Implements Bus Driver Judgement Test

An Atlanta-based organizational consulting and coaching firm has partnered with a Tennessee school district to develop an understanding of judgment skills held by potential school bus drivers in response to November's Chattanooga…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:00

PSI Sets Course to Fix Revenue Errors Amid Stock Plunge

Power Solutions International (PSIX) appointed the accounting firm of Frazier & Deeter to re-audit the past three fiscal years’ worth of financial reporting after uncovering revenue reporting errors by its…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 February 2017 14:00