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One Dead, Dozens Injured in Charter Bus Crash

In Arkansas today, one child was pronounced dead and at least 45 other individuals were injured after their driver lost control of their bus,...

‘Exceptional’ Sixth-Grader Leaves Note on Car Hit by School Bus

A student in Buffalo, New York left a note on college athlete Andrew Sipowicz’s car, after her school bus driver hit it and drove...

Durham School Services Earns ASE Blue Seal Recognition

SAVANNAH, Tenn. — Durham School Services, a leading provider of student transportation, earned recognition from the prestigious Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Blue Seal Program. “Every...

Build a Best-Practice Alternative Transportation RFP

School districts face many challenges in supporting special needs transportation and it’s critical to contract with the right partner. To this end, the Request...

Police, Districts, Contractors Observe School Bus Safety Week

Students and the public nationwide received reminders in October on school bus safety from school bus industry product and service suppliers, law enforcement and...
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Three at Cummins Receive SWE International Awards for STEM

MINNEAPOLIS — Cummins, Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today that the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will recognize three Cummins employees as part of its...

R.I. Driver Strike Complicates Special Needs School Bus Service

Local government authorities in Providence, Rhode Island, are under pressure to get special needs students transported to and from school, as drivers with contractor...
Father John Benish, Sr. with son John Benish, Jr.

Benish, Sr. Built Chicago School Bus Contractor Powerhouse

John Benish, Sr., chief executive officer and owner of the largest school bus contractor in Chicago, died suddenly the evening of Oct. 1. He...

School Bus Routing Experts Provide Efficiency and Savings

First Student has been Fairfield, Connecticut’s Public Schools’ student transportation provider for more than 20 years. While the district performs its own bus routing,...
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School Bus Driver Fired, Charged After Allowing Students to Drive

A northwest Indiana school bus driver faces criminal neglect charges after allowing three students to drive during a route. School bus contractor First Student...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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