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The School Bus Safety Alliance designed a colorful banner to help campaign for seat belts in school buses, at the Avon Lake Memorial Day Parade in Ohio. (Photo courtesy of cleveland.com.)

Ohio School Bus Safety Organization Designed a Memorial Day Parade Float

The School Bus Safety Alliance, an organization in Ohio that campaigns for seat belts in school buses, stepped it up a notch by designing...
During an emotional press conference on May 14 at Besen Park in Westwood, N.J., Joevanny Vargas, the father of Miranda Vargas, discusses the need for new safety legislation. Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera is on the left, and local U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) is on the right. Miranda lost her life in the tragic Paramus bus crash one year ago this week.

New School Bus Safety Legislation Formally Introduced in Congress

Significant national legislation to require lap-and-shoulder seat belts on all school buses, plus real-time background checks on all school bus drivers, was reintroduced into...
New Cypress-Fairbanks ISD buses purchased with bond money.

Houston Bond Measure Shows Growing Voter Appetite to Fund School Bus...

The third-largest school district in Texas will see a large infusion of cash over the coming six years to purchase new school buses that...

Utah School Bus Seat Belt Bill Fails Again in House

Utah House Bill 168, which would have required three-point, lap-shoulder seat belts on school buses, failed for the second time in the last three...

Cuomo Adds School Bus Stop Arm Camera, Seat Belt Requirements in...

The Evening Tribune reported that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his proposals in his fiscal year 2020 Executive Budget that focused on increasing...
Screen capture from WLOS ABC 13's Facebook live video.

N.C. School Bus Driver Praised for Action Taken During Crash

A veteran North Carolina school bus driver was praised for mitigating a crash in which her bus was struck and rolled over by a...

New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs School Bus Safety Legislation

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed a group of four important school bus safety bills into law. The bills strengthened safety standards for school...

STN EXPO Indianapolis Attendee Registration is Open

The clock starts now to secure $200 in savings on the standard rate for the inaugural STN EXPO Indianapolis, which is scheduled for June...

Is Improved Student Behavior Just a Click Away?

While some transportation professionals do have reservations about mandatory lap-shoulder seat belts, more local school districts are enacting policies that require them. Federal Motor Vehicle...

Studies Indicate Added Benefits of School Bus Seat Belts

KANSAS CITY – Attendees at the National State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services Annual Conference heard and discussed studies examining the positive impact that seat belts...

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...