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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...

NHTSA Awards $100K Drug-Impaired Driving Grant

In the ongoing campaign to combat drug-impaired driving on our roads, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced today that it has awarded over $100,000...
Autonomous school shuttle in Babcock Ranch, Florida.

NHTSA Orders Autonomous School Shuttle to Stop Operating

An autonomous shuttle serving schoolchildren in Babcock Ranch, Florida for the past month must cease service, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has informed...

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,...

Total Bus Fatalities Rose in 2017, NHTSA Finds

There were more fatal crashes reported last year that involved all types of buses and motor coaches, NHTSA officials announced today when it released...

Child Passenger Safety Video Series Launched in New York

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) announced a new Child Passenger Safety Video Series to...
Hands-on securement training during the 2018 TSD NHTSA Seminar

School Bus Child Passenger Safety Training at TSD Conference

Recognize Child Passenger Safety Week 2018, Sept. 23-29, by registering for specialized training available at the TSD Conference in March 2019. It teaches proper...

August 2020

August 2020 Cover
This month’s issue features articles on school start-up and prepping fleets for the new school year, as...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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