Saturday, November 28, 2020

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File photo of a National Transportation Safety Board school bus crash investigation.

NTSB Presentation Focuses on School Bus Fire Suppression Systems, Driver Health

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) shared how recent school bus-related crashes and the lack of fire suppression systems and oversight of driver health...
Special need child on wheelchair wearing a cotton mask for safety from covid 19.

The Role of the Special Education Educator in Transportation Services

The over-arching theme of the virtual Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs conference was the need for increased communication across all district departments...

Investigation Continues Into Death of Texas Student at School Bus Stop

Conroe ISD north of Houston is mourning the death of a 6-year-old girl who was hit and killed by her school bus while running...

50th Annual National Loading Zone Survey Reports Two Student Fatalities

Student deaths in the school bus “Danger Zone” fell by 75 percent last school year, attendees of a virtual conference presented by the National...
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NAPT, Zonar Announce Annual Carnahan School Bus Technology Grant Winners

Normally around this time each year, the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) joins commercial fleet management provider Zonar Systems at its annual summit...

FDA Approves First COVID-19, Self-Testing Kit for Rapid Results

School districts and student transporters could potentially have a new tool at their disposal when trying to not only ensure parents are not sending...

November 2020

This month’s issue features articles on the transportation director of the year, Todd Watkins of Montgomery County Public Schools...

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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