The state directors’ organization details requirements and outlines the history of standards created for driver training. NASDPTS also notes its involvement in initiatives that impact school bus drivers.
State Department of Transportation footage shows that the bus driver cut across lanes to make a U-turn after apparently missing an exit, sources say. The crash investigation is ongoing and no conclusion has been reached.
A student and a teacher are killed in a crash between a school bus and dump truck. Forty-three of the 45 people aboard are injured.
The Alabama sophomore notices erratic driving, and has the driver keep the bus turned off after she pulls over. The driver is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and reckless endangerment.
The security agency provides details on vehicle ramming incidents and offers related security tips for transportation providers.
The new PortaMobile Network Radio can operate without an outside antenna on the bus, and installation involves only five self-tapping screws.
The company recognizes several school districts and school bus companies for efforts to enhance safety training.
The fleet safety solutions supplier awards a total of $50,000 to help prevent bullying and promote kindness initiatives.
The Canadian contractor’s new Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner C2 buses are equipped with the Perimeter View 360 camera package and Mobileye collision avoidance.
Police say a vehicle hit a child and fled the scene, but officers later locate and charge the driver.
Police say the shooting of the 18-year-old student was apparently the result of a fight at the bus stop.
Francisco Valenzuela of California crashes into a power pole. He tells officers that he had to swerve to avoid an SUV driving toward him, but police say surveillance footage shows he fell asleep.
The event will offer workshops on such topics as McKinney-Vento homeless transportation, safety and security, and recruitment and retention.
Police say the motorist forced the bus to stop in the middle of the Massachusetts Turnpike and attempted to board, but the bus driver denied him entry.
The policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics addresses creating IEPs, proper use of restraint systems, and care administered by aides and nurses.