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No Passing On Educational Opportunities

In October 2018, we reported that six students died nationwide during the 2017-2018 school year while attempting to load or unload from their school...
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Two Students Struck After High School Student Illegally Passes School Bus

An 18-year-old Ohio woman turned herself in to the police, after striking two children as they walked off a school bus on May 13,...
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National Safety Council Warns of Roadway Deaths Around Memorial Day Weekend

ITASCA, Ill. — The National Safety Council estimates that 380 people may be killed on the roads during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday period. It...
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School Bus Stop Safety

Data collected by School Transportation News, as of May 17, 2019, found that 17 deaths and 56 injuries have taken place at school bus...
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New York School Bus Stop-Arm Bill Awaits Gov. Cuomo’s Signature

The New York State Assembly and Senate has passed legislation that would authorize school districts to implement demonstration programs for stop-arm surveillance systems. The...
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New York’s Best School Bus Drivers go Head-to-Head in Annual School...

LATHAM, N.Y. — The 48th Annual New York State School Bus Safety Competition, organized by the New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA), will...
The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a board meeting on June 18, 2019, to determine the probable cause of the fatal, Dec. 12, 2017, Oakland, Iowa, school bus fire. (Source: Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office.)

School Bus Driver in Fatal 2017 Iowa Fire Couldn’t Walk Unassisted

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will hold an open public board meeting on June 18 to announce the probable cause of the...
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Bus Driver for First Student Gets Reflective Belts for her Students

A school bus driver for First Student, based in Helena, Montana, recently felt the need to make school bus stops safer on her route....
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K. Neal Idealease Record-Breaking Safety & Compliance Seminar

HYATTSVILLE, Md. — K. Neal Truck and Bus Center (K. Neal) recently hosted its first large-scale customer appreciation event with more than 150 attendees...
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Active-Shooter Training

The STN EXPO Indy features safety expert Chris Dorn, who will be discussing active-shooter, bombing and other acts of violence on the school bus....

May 2019

New school bus technology addresses illegal passing, child detection systems, student behavior on the bus and more....

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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