Monday, July 13, 2020
Home Tags NHTSA

Tag: NHTSA

Larry Thorton, safety training specialist for Education Services Center Region 6 in Huntsville, Texas, shows a Klein ISD school bus driver how to operate the high-tech simulator. (Photo courtesy of Klein ISD)

Update: NHTSA Moves School Bus Driver In-service Curriculum Online

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has followed the lead of school districts nationwide that are providing distance learning to students during COVID-19 closures...
U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY). The photo is a screen capture of a YouTube post from Nov. 9, 2019.

Sen. Schumer Demands Release of NHTSA Report on School Bus Stop-Arm...

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of New York is doubling down on demands that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NTSA) release a...
School Bus Cameras

Sen. Schumer Calls for Federal Report on School Bus Stop-Arm Cameras

Sen. Charles E. Schumer is urging federal action on the guidelines and use of federal funding for the installation of school bus stop-arm cameras...
Stock photo by David George.

Warning System to Alert School Bus Drivers if Students Unbuckle Seatbelts

InterMotive Vehicle Controls announced it has developed an exclusive new seatbelt warning system for Freedman Seating to install in buses. The announcement of the new...

First Student Helps Encourage School Bus Safety During National School Bus...

CINCINNATI, Ohio — More than 26 million students and their families trust school bus drivers to provide safe and reliable transportation every school day....
Could the familiar seatbelt alert in passenger vehicles be coming to school buses?

NHTSA Considers Rulemaking to Require Alerts for Rear-Passenger Seatbelt Usage

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is seeking comments on a potential update to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 208, which would...
Patrick Mulick, shown here speaking to TSD Conference attendees in 2019, returns to keynote in 2020.

Expert Speakers, Hands-On Training Coming to 2020 TSD Conference

Registration is now open for the 2020 Transporting Students with Disabilities & Special Needs Conference and Trade Show. Register before Dec. 13 to receive...

Standing Up for School Bus Safety: What Each of Us Can...

As kids head back to school, it’s a good time to remind ourselves of the importance of school bus safety, and what all of...

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Acting Administrator Resigns

The acting administrator of the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has resigned, effective on Aug. 31, 2019. According to Reuters, she will be...

Photos: First Day of STN EXPO Reno Encourages Dialogue

The first day of the 26th annual STN EXPO in Reno brought laughs, networking, group discussions and training sessions. Four breakout sessions were held...

July 2020

July 2020 Cover
This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on school bell times and...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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