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New School Bus Safety Campaign Takes Proactive Approach to Illegal Passing

Rob Travis, the transportation director at Medina City Schools in Ohio, decided to launch a public service campaign, following the increased national awareness of...

North Carolina Students Create a Smart School Bus Stop Sign

A group of 19 students attending Holly Grove Middle School in North Carolina invented a smart school bus stop sign as a part of...
Indiana State Sen. Randy Head discussing his school bus safety legislation, which will now be considered by the governor.

School Bus Safety Legislation Moves to Indiana Governor’s Desk

The Indiana Senate and House of Representatives approved a bill authored by State Sen. Randy Head that aims to eliminate student crossing of highways...
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Man Convicted of Murdering School Bus Driver Awaits Juvenile Court Ruling

A 28-year-old man serving a life sentence in a Tennessee prison for the March 2, 2005 murder of his school bus driver, awaits a...

Federal Resolution Seeks Comprehensive Research of Illegal School Passing Issue

A bipartisan House resolution seeks to improve student safety by requiring the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to compile data and implement a national...
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S.A.F.E. Alerts to be Offered Nationwide to School Districts

The Safety Alerts For Education (S.A.F.E.) mobile phone application is a geographical alert system that can be used in emergency situations, and is designed...

States Introduce Stop-Arm Camera Bills to Catch Motorists

The current school year is seeing an increase in students being hit by vehicles that illegally pass the school bus when the stop-arm is...
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Indiana House Passes School Bus Safety Bill

The Indiana House voted to unanimously pass a school bus bill that would increase safety on and around the school bus. The bill was...
Heather Hirsch speaking at TSD Conference.

TSD Conference Keynote Addresses Bullying in Schools, Buses

FRISCO, Texas — Unchecked impacts of bullying can follow students for the rest of their lives, resulting in post-traumatic stress, a certified bullying intervention...

NHTSA Child Passenger Safety School Bus Training to Undergo Latest Revision

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the National Safety Council are seeking feedback on a planned update to the eight-hour Child Passenger Safety...

May 2019

New school bus technology addresses illegal passing, child detection systems, student behavior on the bus and more....

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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