Friday, August 12, 2022


SallieJo Evers, the comprehensive school safety coordinator for Northeast Educational Services District 101 in Washington state, spoke to STN EXPO attendees on July 18, 2022 on the importance of creating safety plans. (Photo by Vincent Rios Creative.)

The Importance of Creating a Safety Plan Is Executing It

RENO, Nev. — In light of everything happening around the topic of school safety — such as the Uvalde, Texas shooting in May and the Pasco,...

HopSkipDrive Uses Data to Back Claim of ‘CareDriver’ Safety

Transportation network company HopSkipDrive said its drivers who provided over 400,000 rides last year to mostly K-12 students are safer than the average safe...
Leandra Backer conducts an interview about the need to pass legislation in Colorado to safeguard against school bus tragedies like the one that involved her daughter Annaliese on March 3, 2022.

Civil Suit Filed in Death of Colorado Girl at School Bus Stop

The parents of an 11-year-old girl who was struck and killed by her school bus as she ran after it at her stop filed...
A fire suppression system installed in the engine compartment of a West Virginia school bus demonstrates technology now available to squelch fires, or at least slow them to aid in student evacuation. But they need to work differently for electric school buses.

Advanced Warning of Electric School Bus Fires Key to Prompt Evacuation

Lithium-ion batteries have earned a fair share of notoriety of late, even though it is the technology of choice among manufacturers of EVs, including...
Bret Brooks, the chief operating officer and senior consultant for Gray Ram Tactical, speaking on school bus security at STN EXPO Indy 2022. (Photo by Vincent Rios Creative.)

School Bus Driver Training More Important Than Ever, Advises Security Expert

Following the second-deadliest public school shooting in U.S. history, student transports from across the nation met at the Crossroads of America to sit in...
An older driver greets students as they board the school bus.

ASBC Announces Winner of Annual School Bus Safety Poster Contest

Jihyeon (Elly) Han, a student at Altamont Grade School in Altamont, Kansas, is the overall winner of the American School Bus Council’s (ASBC) 2021-2022 National...

August 2022

Read this month's issue for in-depth look at different angles to consider when choosing the low- and zero- emissions...

Buyer’s Guide 2022

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


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