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National School Transportation Association Releases School Bus Safety Promotional Video

The nation’s school bus contractor association has released a one-minute video that promotes school bus safety and focuses on the dangers of illegal passing...
Small Business in Transportation Coalition

Request to Defund the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Update

A provocative rebuttal was released on Jan. 3 by the Small Business in Transportation Coalition, that attacks the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA’s)...
Small Business in Transportation Coalition

Trucking Industry Trade Group Calls for Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration...

WASHINGTON, D.C. — James Lamb, the executive director of the Small Business in Transportation Coalition (SBTC), announced on Dec. 30 that his 15,000-member 501(c)(6)...

Finalists Named for AASA’s 2020 National Superintendent of the Year

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Earlier this month, the School Superintendents Association (AASA), announced the finalists for the 2020 National Superintendent of the Year. The award...

Congressional Support for Successful Clean Air Program Should Accelerate Emissions Reductions

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A diverse coalition representing 20 manufacturers, transportation associations, and clean air and health advocates, applauded Congress yesterday for providing robust funding...
The EPA building in Washington, D.C.

EPA Sets Plans for a 50th Anniversary Celebration

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is celebrating its 49th birthday this week. Concurrently, officials announced plans to begin a year-long celebration that will...
School Bus Cameras

Sen. Schumer Calls for Federal Report on School Bus Stop-Arm Cameras

Sen. Charles E. Schumer is urging federal action on the guidelines and use of federal funding for the installation of school bus stop-arm cameras...
Stock photo of an escape room.

NASDPTS Conference Reiterates the Importance of Working Together

Picture this: You are in the desert, there are several sarcophagi around you, sand on the ground, and everything you touch could potentially be...
Larry Minor, FMCSA associate administrator for policy, discussed the FMCSA entry-level driver training rules with attendees of the 51st Annual NASDPTS Conference on Oct. 15, 2019. (Photo by Taylor Hannon.)

Update: FMCSA Seeks to Propose Delay to Entry-Level Driver Training Rule

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sighs of relief emanated from the audience at the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) annual conference...
The FMCSA Administrator, speaking earlier this year to American Trucking Association members.

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator Martinez to Step Down

After only about 18 months in the position, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator Raymond P. Martinez announced he is resigning by Oct. 31. He...

January 2020

Our first issue of 2020 commences with articles about customer service, training, and installation for new technology,...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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