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Fogmaker North America Hires School Bus Veteran as National Sales Manager

EXTON, Pa. — Fogmaker North America, a leader in environmentally friendly and self-contained water mist fire suppression systems for engine compartments, announced yesterday that...

School Bus Contractor Completes Nationwide Installation of Driver Event Recorders

In response to the fatal December 2016 school bus crash in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Durham School Services, the largest subsidiary of National Express, LLC., has...

School Bus Fire Suppression Highlighted in NTSB Report and Federal Legislation

With the recent recommendation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) that fire suppression systems be installed on all existing and new school buses,...

Mobile, Alabama School District Deploys Fogmaker Fire Suppression System for its Bus Fleet

EXTON, Pa. — Fogmaker North America announced today that Mobile County Public School System (MCPSS), the largest public school system in Alabama, will deploy...

Trailblazing Fire Suppression Systems on New School Buses

In constant pursuit of safety, National Express (parent company of several school bus service providers including Durham School Services) became the exclusive partner of...

New Federal Bill Adds Fire Suppression Systems to Call for Seatbelts

Rep. Steve Cohen of Tennessee and Sen. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois are proposing a new version of federal legislation that mirrors National Transportation Safety...

PBS Documentary Asks if School Buses Are ‘Safe Enough’ Without Lap/Shoulder Seatbelts

STN EXPO Reno attendees can screen an hour-long, award-winning documentary produced by Montana PBS last fall that seeks to answer the question of whether...

Video Spotlight: NTSB Report from Oakland, Iowa 2017 School Bus Crash

The NTSB has released its report on the December 2017 fatal school bus crash in Oakland, Iowa. In the report, NTSB recommended that fire suppression...

Industry Responds to NTSB School Bus Fire Recommendations

Aside from calling for universal school bus fire suppression systems and improved oversight on drivers with medical issues, the National Transportation Safety Board’s recommendations...

NSTA Statement on NTSB Findings on 2017 School Bus Crash & Fire in Oakland Iowa

On June 18, 2019, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) announced its findings regarding the December 12, 2017, School Bus Run-Off-Road Crash and Fire...

September 2020

This month’s issue features articles on school bus technology and how it plays a role amid the new coronavirus...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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

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