School Bus Engines Studied in Webinar

A School Transportation News webinar on school bus engines provided a broad review of Cummins, Inc. engines for the school bus market, covering all of the basic considerations for engine choice.
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School Bus Wheelchair Securement Webinar Addresses FAQs

A free webinar by School Transportation News and bus wheelchair securement manufacturer Q’Straint/Sure-Lok provided answers to commonly-asked questions about safely transporting students in wheelchairs on school buses.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:21

Collins Bus Wins $26M Paratransit Contract in NYC

The New York City Transit is purchasing 400 paratransit buses from Collins Bus, after the subsidiary of REV Group won a contract for its largest commercial order in company history.
  • Last modified on Friday, 27 July 2018 09:55

N.J. Senate Transportation Committee OK’s 12 School Bus Bills

The New Jersey Senate Transportation Committee approved 12 important school bus safety bills on July 26. The prospects for eventual passage continue to look positive. The bills propose to improve bus…
  • Last modified on Friday, 27 July 2018 12:08

Legal Woes Worsen for Convicted School Bus Driver Walker

The legal grief for convicted school bus driver Johnthony Walker of Chattanooga, just gets worse and worse, as his statutory rape case proceeds. Now he gets to face a grand jury.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 26 July 2018 16:16

NJ Multiple School Bus Crash Latest to Draw Public Ire

A chain-reaction crash in Medford Township that involved five school buses in a caravan returning from a summer camp in southern New Jersey, could have been far worse. No serious injuries were…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:37

IIHS: August is the Most Dangerous Driving Month

The month of August continues to be the deadliest driving month of the year, especially Aug. 2, reports the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). 
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:39

Thomas Built Buses Taking Orders on New Detroit Diesel Engines

A much-anticipated day for school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses has arrived, as the High Point, North Carolina company announced that orders are now being accepted for the new Detroit…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:40

Blue Bird Unveils Redesigned Website

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird launched a new version of its website following the STN EXPO in Reno, Nevada that features expanded sections on each of the company’s brands and…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 11:28