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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other officials rode a school bus to a press conference on Monday, June 11, 2018 to promote new legislation to improve student safety at schools.

646 Motorists Ticketed in N.Y. for Illegally Passing Stopped School Buses...

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Sept. 4 that state police will increase patrols to crackdown on dangerous drivers...
A stop arm rests flush against a school bus next to a video camera.

Lawmakers Propose Harsher Penalties for Motorists Who Pass Stopped School Buses

Two recently introduced bills in Michigan and a proposed bill in Ohio call for harsher penalties for drivers who pass a stopped school bus....

City of Las Vegas Envisions a ‘Google Maps’ for Student Walkers

The City of Las Vegas has released step one of its goal to create a walking app for students and parents, on the first...
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Share these Back-to-School Bus Safety Tips for Motorists and Students

This content is brought to you by Safe Fleet. It’s back-to-school time again and of course this means more traffic on the roads, students...

Illegal School Bus Passing Isn’t Slowing Down

In two separate incidents this week, motorists were caught on camera passing a school bus while the stop sign was out, almost hitting children....
At the Kansas event are, from left: Chris Hiebert, VP/GM of Collins Bus; Ben Jones, KSDE board member; Keith Dreiling, KSDE state director; and Darren Keller, VP of sales & marketing, Lowen Color Graphics.

Collins Bus Supports State of Kansas Stop on Red Campaign

SOUTH HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The United States’ premier Type A school bus manufacturer, Collins Bus, a subsidiary of REV Group, has donated 10,000 bumper...
Cranston School District installed the first two units of the extended stop-arm by Bus Safety Solutions in Rhode Island. (Photo courtesy of Drive On Guard, Inc.)

Attorney General Decision Clears Way for Extended School Bus Stop Arms

Editor’s Note: The original version of this article posted on July 10 contained quotes and comments that are disputed by a manufacturer of extended...
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A New Approach to Reducing School Bus Stop Arm Violations

Up until now, we’ve faced student safety outside the school bus as we always have. We’ve focused on educating passing motorists on how and...
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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 boarding school bus. Shutterstock photo.

School Bus Stop Safety: Why are Children Getting Hurt and Killed?

This article originally appeared on Patch.com. The author granted reprint permission to School Transportation News. The first school bus was a horse-drawn wagons around 1890....

September 2019

This technology issue covers onboard tablets, disruptions in the industry, new emerging technology and the industry’s Super...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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