Alarm aims to prevent bus rolling incidents
A school district and a bus dealership in Indiana have combined efforts to develop a retrofit for school buses that they say enhances safety. The alarm sounds if a driver unfastens his or her seat belt and has not engaged the air brake parking system.
How to make the most of technician training
Tech-to-tech instruction and partnering with neighboring school districts for training exercises provide easy opportunities to develop employees’ skills and knowledge. Having good equipment and taking advantage of resources available through state pupil transportation associations are also worthwhile.
Bus washing made easy
Today’s systems include features that enable users to maintain a spotless fleet quickly, all while reducing water and energy consumption.