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President’s School Safety Commission Releases Final Report

The President’s School Safety Commission released a detailed 178-page final report that examined ways to make schools safe for all students and teachers, by...
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Experts Advise Hard Stance to Prevent School Bus Crossing Deaths

Are more vigorous training and harsher penalties enough to prevent school bus stop incidents that are resulting in near misses, injuries and even death...

Students Who Know School Bus Safety Make the Bus Safer

Battle Ground Public School students in Washington state are rewarded weekly with tickets for following the district’s basic school bus rules, as part of...
A stop arm rests flush against a school bus next to a video camera.

Idaho PSA Reminds Motorists to Stop for School Buses

Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra is calling on all motorists to pay attention to school buses across the state, especially when they...

Indiana Becomes a Flash Point for School Bus Safety

Indiana State Police (ISP) officials are urging motorists to be more aware when driving, especially around school buses, after four students were killed in...

Indiana Student Killed When Truck Rear-ends School Bus

A 2016 Freightliner straight truck that was towing a trailer, rear-ended a school bus at an Indiana railroad stop, killing one student and sending...

Study: Collision Warning, Automatic Braking Systems Prevent Crashes

Vehicle collision warning systems and especially automatic emergency braking are proven crash prevention technologies, reports a new study that was released this month by...

Vehicle Crashes Jump 6 Percent in Recreational Pot States

New research has found that traffic crashes have jumped in states that have approved recreational pot usage — namely Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington....

Safer City Streets Publishes First Road Safety Global Report

The International Transport Forum (ITF) obtained data on road safety outcomes for 31 different cities, throughout the U.S., Europe, Australia and the South Pacific. Safer...
Hawaii school bus driver honored by Gov. Ige.

First-Ever Hawaii School Bus Safety Week Honors Heroes

Hawaii Gov. David Ige signed the first School Bus Safety Week proclamation in the state’s history last month. In doing so, he honored a...

January 2019

With a new year comes many decisions to be made: Choosing new technologies, selecting fuel types and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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