A story about a new stop-arm extender was one of the most-viewed news items on the SBF website this year.
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Top 5 most-viewed news of 2015

News stories that attracted the most traffic on Schoolbusfleet.com this year covered such topics as student tracking, school bus passing and a new stop-arm extender.

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Stop-arm package

REI’s comprehensive stop-arm package deters and monitors stop-arm violators, company officials said.

For its school bus stop arms, Woodstock Safety Mirror Co. now provides a full, four-year warranty from the date of delivery.
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Woodstock ups stop-arm warranty to 4 years, expands product line

For its school bus stop arms, Woodstock Safety Mirror Co. now provides a full, four-year warranty from the date of delivery. In addition to its left-side front and rear stop arms, the company now offers a right-side, infrared camera with a monitor on the dashboard to enhance the driver’s view of the danger zone.

Iowa officials say that a new study confirms the exemplary safety record of school buses but sheds light on further efforts that could help prevent loading and unloading accidents.
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Iowa study probes stop-arm safety measures

The report, required by last year's "Kadyn's Law," analyzes ways to potentially reduce illegal passing of school buses, including stop-arm cameras. Researchers find that home-side loading should be encouraged as a best practice but not required.

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