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EPA and NHTSA Discuss GHG, Fuel Economy Phase 2 Rule

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) settled in Long Beach, California outside of Los Angeles on Tuesday to hear public comments from various stakeholders…
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Zonar, Telematics Clearinghouse Provide Insurance Benefits

ATG Risk Solutions is providing customers of fleet GPS and telematics company Zonar Systems with the ability to tap into risk management and underwriting programs, as well as potential incentives…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 19 August 2015 13:34

Push to Raise Minimum Insurance Levels for Buses Still Alive

The push to increase liability insurance minimums on private commercial motor vehicles has regained momentum from a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, garnering support from a number of…
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The Seat of the Problem

The annual summer run on the repair and replacement of school bus seat covers is in full swing and is stretching vendors to their limit to keep up with the…
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TRP Launches Line of School Bus Seat Foam

Joining its school bus seat cover products, TRP announced it is now manufacturing and selling aftermarket school bus seat foam.
  • Last modified on Monday, 17 August 2015 16:16

Florida School District Saving $600K with Propane Buses

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) in South Florida said a recent analysis of its operations uncovered that the district's new propane school buses are slashing costs when it comes to…
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Contractor Holds Safety Tour for Elementary School Students

School bus contractor First Student, along with the National Safety Council, will kick off its seven-city Safety Dog Bus Tour to promote bus safety for elementary school students.
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The Pattern of Problem Solving Employee Issues

RENO, Nev. — Tired of constantly putting out fires? Stressed from dealing with the demands of troublesome employees who bring down everyone's morale? Do safety hazards keep cropping up and…
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Veterans Return to Civilian Life Behind the Wheel

An initiative to ease soldiers back into civilian life has earned thousands of returning veterans their commercial driver's licenses (CDL).
  • Last modified on Thursday, 13 August 2015 13:08

Texas School District Implements GPS, Student Tracking

The Cypress-Fairbanks ISD in Houston is introducing GPS and student tracking throughout its fleet of buses just in the time for the new school year, the district announced last week.
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High Court Rules for Zero Tolerance of Marijuana Use

The Colorado Supreme Court has recently ruled that employees with the legal right to smoke marijuana are not entitled to have their jobs back if they test positive for drug…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 11 August 2015 16:45

The Driverless Generation?

Over the span of four decades, Corrine Norris has been behind the wheel of a Harlem School District 122 bus transporting students to and from school. She credited this longevity…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 September 2015 11:20