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The SVHS Math Team is pictured with Judy Scott after Scott safely parked her bus after losing all power. (Photo courtesy of SV196 District Superintendent Jason Henry.)

Quick Actions by Bus Drivers Nationwide Save Student Lives

In the past two weeks, three bus drivers nationwide have been recognized for their heroic actions and the impact they made on the lives...

California School Bus Driver Recognized for Preventing Hijacking

Salena Torres, a school bus driver for Southwest Transportation Agency, won the North Region School Bus Driver of the Year Award, from the California...

TSD: Importance of Bus Drivers to Know the Students They Transport

FRISCO, Texas — “If you don’t have the personality for your route, you have no business driving it,” said Dayle Cantrall, program administrator in...

FMCSA Resources for Implementing Upcoming Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released additional online resources for Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) holders, employers, state driver licensing agencies, medical review...
A bus driver takes the wheel during the inaugural STN EXPO Ride & Drive in July 2016.

FMCSA Says CDL Final Rule to Cut Cost of Entry-Level Training

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a final regulatory rule on March 5 that is expected to save time...

NASDPTS Discusses Entry Level Driver Training Final Rule, EPA Rebate Program

Federal government representatives updated attendees at the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) Annual Conference in Kansas City on plans...

FMCSA Ensures Drug, Alcohol Clearinghouse Remains in Place

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has corrected a portion of last year’s final rule concerning the establishment of new minimum training standards for...

FMCSA Releases Final Rule for New CDL Applicants

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced comprehensive national minimum training standards for entry-level school bus and motorcoach drivers seeking to obtain a commercial driver’s license...

School Bus Safety Company Releases CDL Training Course

The School Bus Safety Company has recently completed the creation of a training course to help applicants pass the written section of the CDL. The...

July 2019

Developing trust, a safety culture, driver appreciation and more. Read the full July 2019 Issue here. Cover Story Retention Starts...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...