The company introduces a new logo as part of a larger rebranding effort, along with a new winch and restraint system.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Press of Atlantic City reports that six Atlantic County Special Services School District elementary school students and two adults were taken to the hospital after a collision involving their school bus and a truck last month. Three of the students were in wheelchairs.
Everyone involved in the accident appeared to have suffered only minor injuries, Chuck Uhl, chief of the Galloway Township EMS, told the newspaper.
Police told Press of Atlantic City that Christopher Gillis, who was driving a 2000 Isuzu box truck, stopped at an intersection but proceeded through it without making sure it was clear. His truck was struck by the school bus, driven by Christina Lindwall. Gillis was issued a summons for careless driving, police told the newspaper.
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An Illinois man who had driven around a stopped special-needs bus aimed to make up for it by paving the driveway at the home of the student he saw deboarding in a wheelchair that day.
A special-needs student in Michigan attacks a boy with autism twice, leaving a scar on his cheek, video shows. The boy’s parents say they were not initially told about the incident.
The New York driver reportedly questions the mother’s identification and does not allow the boy to leave the bus.
A nonverbal, 7-year-old boy in Pennsylvania falls asleep and is left on the van. He leaves the van and wanders to a roadway, where two women find him.
Monica Burke of Colorado pleads guilty to assaulting the 20-year-old, who is nonverbal. She is sentenced to 20 months in jail, five years of probation, and 360 hours of community service.
The Michigan teen gets out of his harness, leaves the bus through the emergency door, and walks down the freeway, but is unharmed.
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In the NextPloratory Sessions, thought leaders from other industries will work with attendees to probe challenges in pupil transportation.
Collins marks its 50th anniversary with a new vehicle that enables students in wheelchairs to bring themselves aboard.
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Video reportedly shows that the Connecticut driver did not conduct a child check and left a 6-year-old alone on the bus. He is charged with risk of injury to a minor and second-degree reckless endangerment.
The 16-year-old Kentucky student throws himself out of the front door and is killed when he hits the pavement. The driver was not at fault, police say.
To bolster protection of passengers with mobility devices, training expert Darren Reaume shares tips for getting the best fit with securement equipment.
The school bus company will transport more than 100 students for Salem School District starting with the 2017-18 school year.