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Georgia District Latest to Capture Video of Illegal Bus Passers

Forty school buses in Fulton County, Georgia, began capturing video this week of motorists illegally passing at student stops. But stop-arm violators are granted a one-month reprieve before citations will…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 February 2016 11:12

Diesel Prices Reach All-Time Low

For the 13th straight week, the average price of diesel fell in the U.S., dropping 2.3 cents a gallon to just over $2. According to the Department of Energy, this…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 09:44

Pursuing Excellence

When Kelle Vos joined Auto-Jet Muffler, North America’s largest producer of after-market exhaust systems for the school transportation industry, he brought a commitment to ISO certification with him.
  • Last modified on Sunday, 29 November -0001 16:00

Texas District Pilots Extended School Bus Stop Arms

The illegal passing of stopped school buses continues to be a common problem. In order to address it, McKinney Independent School District in Texas is piloting the use of extended,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 11:32

Maryland Bill Targets School Bus Seat Belts

At a hefty price tag for local districts, a bill in the Maryland General Assembly would require all school buses registered in the state be equipped with either two-point lap…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 09:11

Transfinder Reports Record Revenue for 2015

Last year proved to be a good one for Transfinder, which reported a record increase in revenue and also expanded globally, opening a location in Shanghai.
  • Last modified on Friday, 05 February 2016 08:54

Senate Eyes Extension of Diesel Emissions Reduction Act

The Senate passed an amendment reauthorizing the Diesel Emission Reduction Act at $500 million over the next five years as part of the wider-reaching Energy Policy Modernization Act.
  • Last modified on Monday, 08 February 2016 10:40

IRS Proposal to Seeks to Alter Employment Status

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has drafted guidelines that could render part-time employees to full-time status, affecting businesses nationwide, as it opens up personnel to health care coverage.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:02