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 speeding vehicle as she exited her school bus.
The Hamilton County Department of Education and Tennessee Highway Patrol announced a plan to ride and follow Woodmore Elementary School bus routes.
SafeStop, one of several apps that tracks and reports the real-time location and arrival of school buses, points to data collected from customers across North America that school districts can save about $20,000 a year in fuel costs from excessive idling.
A new bill introduced in the Texas Legislature aims to include school bus stop-arm video cameras in a ban of traffic signal photo enforcement systems.
Pictures of a Connecticut bus driver Paul Pixley nodding off in the rear-view mirror were taken by kids riding on his bus, the images circulating to several parents, who told their kids to “get off at the next stop.”
The owner of an Allegheny County-based transportation company serving charter schools has been charged by the state Attorney General’s office with hiring drivers who have criminal records to transport children and using improperly insured vehicles, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.