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Probable Cause of Fatal Indiana School Bus Stop Crash Remains Undisclosed

The NTSB has released its preliminary investigative report—but with no definitive probable cause—on the deaths of three Indiana siblings who were killed in October...

Total Recall: Managing Fixes to Bus Defects: Focus on Details

Vehicle or equipment recalls can be a rather mundane part of school bus maintenance operations. But media, regulatory and even parental scrutiny over yellow...

School Bus Crash in N.J. Sends 14 Students to Hospitals

A school bus and tractor-trailer collided in Gloucester County, New Jersey, on Jan. 8, reported nbcphiladelphia.com. It was reported that the bus driver allegedly made...

Police Involved in School Bus Stop Incidents, Including Death of Student

The death of a young student highlights recent incidents involving police officers and school bus stop safety. On Friday, Officer Andria Heese was driving in...
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NTSB Urges 3-Point Seat Belts in Medium-Sized Commercial Buses

Several small school bus manufacturers were named in a recommendation made by the National Transportation Safety Board to make lap-shoulder seat belts standard equipment,...

NTSB Fills all Five Board Member Positions

Bruce Landsberg and Jennifer Homendy were sworn onto the National Transportation Safety Board in August, filling the remaining two open spots. This is the first...
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Video Exonerates School Bus Driver Accused by Students

A Pittsburgh-area police chief said a review of school bus video “completely discredited” two middle school students who alleged “inappropriate actions” committed by their...

NTSB Names Landsberg as Next Vice Chair

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) appointed Bruce Landsberg as vice chairman, effective Jan. 1. Landsberg was sworn in on Aug. 7, 2018, to replace...
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Judge Turns to Video to Weigh Additional Charges for School Bus...

A Mississippi judge will review video from a school bus route to determine if the drivers actions against a student with disabilities constitutes heavier...
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Florida School Bus Monitor Charged with Child Abuse

Florida detectives with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office announced have arrested a school bus monitor on 32 counts of child abuse. The case involves James...

April 2019

Superintendent of the year, contracting out student transportation, growing school districts and more. Read the full April...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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