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WATCH: IMMI Side-Impact Crash Test Demos Seat-Belt Benefits

WESTFIELD, Ind. — A controlled side-impact crash of a semi-truck into a school bus demonstrated the benefits of lap-shoulder seat belts. IMMI, the parent company...

The History of Seat Belt Development

This chronology of events related to the development and use of occupant securement systems in motor vehicles, including school buses, may provide some perspective...

Seat Belt FAQs

We hear it all the time: Why don't school buses have seat belts? Find out the answer to this and other frequently asked questions...

Driver Distraction

What is distracted driving? Nearly everyone in today's society has a cell phone. Or a BlackBerry. Or PDA. An iPod. Take your pick; someone...

Fuel & Environmental Web Resources

Alternative Fuels Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicle Data Center Energy Smart Schools Gas Technology Institute Green Diesel Technology National Biodiesel Board National Renewable...

School Bus Seat Belts Web Resources

Presented below are links to Web pages devoted to seat belts in motor vehicle transportation and in school buses. Final Rules: School Bus Passenger Seating...

Compartmentalization

What does compartmentalization mean? The term is at the heart of the Great Seat Belt Debate. It was coined during the 1967 and 1972...

New Diesel Engines Emit Far Less Pollutants, Says Report

Diesel bus and truck engines manufactured since the EPA began mandating heavy-duty, on-highway emissions rules are much cleaner than originally expected, according to a...

Barriers Remain to Hydrogen Fuel Cell School Buses

Despite success in the past year of increasing the durability of hydrogen fuel cells, a U.S. Department of Energy report released last month indicates...

White Paper Shares Tips for Improving Fuel Economy

RENO, Nev. — During the “Green is …” 15th STN EXPO Trade Show, it was fitting IC Bus released a white paper on...

October 2019

Ariel Rodriguez stands with an IC Bus.
Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts,...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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