Friday, September 25, 2020

Maintenance

A participant inspects a tire during the 2015 America’s Best School Bus Inspection Skills & Training Competition in Kansas City. Photo By Mike Bullman.

Seasons Change but Importance of Proper Tire Choice, Maintenance Remains

It’s the start of summer, but school buses continue to make runs across the nation. That means maintaining tire maintenance and selection should be...
Joe Scesny made a convincing case for why most school bus fires occur. (Photo by David George.)

STN EXPO Indy Session Links School Bus Fires with Improper Maintenance

INDIANAPOLIS — Industry experts Marshall Casey and Joe Scesny used the inaugural STN EXPO Indy to dive into some of the persistent and most...

School Buses Among Victims of Arctic Conditions Blasting Midwest

Conditions in the Midwest are so bad this week, that even the U.S. Postal Service begged for mercy from the frozen arctic conditions, and...

STN Survey: Districts Deal With Higher School Bus Tire Prices

Rising prices for new tires are a concern for district school bus operations, but the prices and need for new tires fluctuate, based on...

New Jersey Driver Acts Fast in School Bus Fire, Saving 10 Students

Cooperation between a New Jersey school bus driver and bus garage mechanic enabled 10 students to escape uninjured from their bus before flames engulfed...
An overturned Delaware school bus.

Delaware School Bus Slams into Ditch & Overturns

In what could have been a far more serious crash, two high school students were lucky to escape with only minor injuries from a...

September 2020

This month’s issue features articles on school bus technology and how it plays a role amid the new coronavirus...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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

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