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New Contract to Provide Summer Pay for Private Employees

First Student employees including bus drivers, monitors and technicians serving schools in Chatham County, Georgia, have ratified a contract that will now provide pay during the summer months. The contract…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 March 2015 09:30

Kansas State School Bus Unit Veteran Eyes Retirement

The Kansas State Department of Education announced that Wilma Crabtree will retire March 27, concluding 45-year, full-time career in public service with School Bus Safety Unit.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 04 March 2015 16:58

Georgia Special Needs Transporter Wins TSD Video Contest

Rhonda Fiddler, a bus driver and special needs trainer at Cherokee County School District in Georgia, won the inaugural TSD Video Contest and receives an all-expenses-paid trip to the TSD…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 12 March 2015 09:10

Update: Owner of Hoglund Bus Dies in Car Crash

Holly Hoglund Klein, the president and owner of Hoglund Bus Company for the past four years, died Tuesday morning in a seven-vehicle crash on westbound Interstate 94 and a mile…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 March 2015 09:47

Navistar Closer to Profitability, 1Q Results Show

Navistar reported a $42 million net loss earnings, or $0.52 per share, and $2.4 billion in first quarter revenue, a nearly a 10-percent increase over the revenue posted during the…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 11:54

Report: Filtration System Reduces Pollutants Inside the Bus

A recent study by researchers at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health concluded that a filtration system designed especially for use in school buses can diminish on-board pollutants by…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 11:39

New York: Illegal Bus Passing Declines But Still A Problem

The New York Association for Pupil Transportation estimated that more than 10,000 motorists illegally pass stopped school buses each day, according to figures reported during a one-day count held on…
  • Last modified on Sunday, 29 November -0001 16:00