The contractor expands in New England with an agreement to operate 23 buses for transporting North Providence School Department students.
The Arc of Spokane presented the school bus company with the 2017 Champion of the Arc Employer Award for promoting employment among people with developmental disabilities.
Brad Miller, who works for Durham School Services’ Indianapolis location, and Ian Moulaison at Stock Transportation in Halifax, Nova Scotia, earn the certification.
Dana Alvez, a lead maintenance technician for Durham School Services in Pennsylvania, is now an ASE master school bus technician.
The federal investigative agency finishes gathering evidence at the scene of the fatal school bus crash, although the driver declined an interview.
In a video statement, David Duke of Durham School Services issues an emotional apology to the families impacted by the crash, in which five students were killed.
The company receives a score of 100% from Michigan State Police for its fleet of 25 buses that serve Royal Oak School District.
Durham School Services has created “Rollin’ With Safety,” which gives students and parents school bus safety tips.
Note: An earlier version of this story, based on a press release, stated that two of Durham School Services' locations received perfect fleet inspection scores. Although the Ottumwa, Iowa, location received no out-of-service deficiencies, three 30-day cosmetic issues were found.
National Express, which includes Durham School Services, will add the Fogmaker fire suppression system on its new school bus purchases.
Durham School Services will use the new propane buses to serve Waterbury (Conn.) Public Schools.
A school bus driver recruiter looks to the well-known motorcycle manufacturer for lessons in positive branding.
Wi-Fi and bus tracking apps are playing an increasing part in pupil transportation, according to the National Express CEO. Meanwhile, state education funding is projected to recover in the coming years.