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School Bus Driver Saves Choking Student

Ginger Maxville of Oklahoma realizes a 5-year-old student is choking, uses her CPR training, and performs the Heimlich maneuver on him, and he coughs up a penny.

At the time of the crash, there were about 40 students and five adults on the bus, which was returning from a field trip.
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4 Hurt as School Bus, Police Car Crash

Investigators find that the school bus driver pulled in front of the police car. The officer reportedly couldn’t avoid a collision and struck the side of the bus.

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Driver Behavior Monitoring Feature

Driver Behavior, the newest feature in online surveillance manager MotoTrax, is designed to help fleet managers instantly identify their riskiest drivers in real time.

Flint, a seizure-detection dog for a student at Dripping Springs (Texas) Independent School District, is trained to put his head in the student’s lap when it senses she is about to have a seizure so that the staff can take measures to protect the student.
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5 Tips for Transporting Service Animals

As the number of students with service dogs needing transportation has risen, awareness of the law and responsibilities, advance planning and communication are key.

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School bus driver honored for quick thinking in crash

When an oncoming car suddenly veered into his lane, James Bratager, a driver for Olympia (Wash.) School District, was able to swerve the bus to avoid a head-on collision. He was presented with a certificate of recognition.

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