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Student Transportation Leader Durham Propels Safety Initiative Forward with Lytx

Durham School Services, the safety leader in student transportation, is the largest operator in the National Express, LLC family. National Express is a North...
An NTSB investigator enters the damaged school bus from the Chattanooga crash. NTSB officials immediately launched a Go Team to investigate the Nov. 21, 2016 crash. (Photo courtesy of the NTSB.)

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...
Interior of a school bus.

Behavior Program Launched After Student Fell Out of a Pennsylvania School...

The Aliquippa, Pennsylvania school board has announced a new positive behavior program to use on school buses that are carrying elementary students, with plans...
Durham School Services’ successful trial with the Lytx Driver Safety Program in 2014 and with the full deployment last year, National Express is working to equip every bus in the larger National Express family with Lytx.

Durham School Services Announces Safety Improvements via Lytx Driver Safety Program

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Lytx, a leading global provider of machine vision and artificial intelligence-powered video telematics solutions for commercial and public sector fleets,...

Let’s Talk: School Reform and Safe Transportation Challenges

U.S. Secretary of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stands firm on education reform, as do her supporters in countless numbers of school districts across the...

Catching Illegal School Bus Passers & Making Students Safer

As school bus safety needs continue to grow, more and more districts are searching for proper solutions to ensure student safety. One problem surrounds...

Increasing Safety Outside the Bus in Spite of Stop Arm Violation...

The last three years have seen steady increases in the number of preventable school bus loading and unloading accidents, with the 2017-2018 school year...
Stock photo of school buses.

Oklahoma District Changes School Bus Routes Due to Driving Conditions

An Oklahoma district is changing its routes after several buses slid off the road into ditches. In one instance, 30 students were trapped inside,...

School Bus Safety Week Recognizes Safety Initiatives by Districts, Companies

The school transportation industry celebrated School Bus Safety Week by recognizing drivers, reminding motorists and students of proper safety protocols and by introducing new...
File photo of a National Transportation Safety Board school bus crash investigation.

Student Transporters Share Keys to School Bus Crash Reporting, Documentation

While there are many ways to report a school bus crash, experienced student transporters said the most important aspects are to implement standards and...

November 2019

Greg Jackson of Jefferson County Schools poses with a Blue Bird School Bus
Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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