Invited to address truck drivers and other staff at Intermountain Gas Co., an Idaho student transportation expert explains the importance of stopping for school buses.
More than 240 attendees took part in one of this year’s four sessions. They join a network of over 2,000 alumni.
Home surveillance video shows a 7-year-old New Hampshire boy nearly getting hit by a car as he crosses the road to board his stopped school bus.
AAA Mid-Atlantic estimates that the stop-arm camera fines in Montgomery County in the past two years carry a total face value of $10.7 million.
Numerous 911 calls report a New Hampshire motorist passing a school bus that is unloading students. Joseph Demaio is arrested for allegedly passing the bus while impaired.
San Antonio Independent School District equips its buses with stop-arm cameras, and is also outfitting them with other exterior and interior cameras and Wi-Fi.
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools informs the community about how its maintenance team prepared the fleet for the new school year.
Workshops will cover such topics as school choice, employee retention, and school shootings. A live-action event will demonstrate school bus fires and evacuations.
Ohio is the 17th state to allow the Gardian Angel safety lighting system as optional equipment.
Gov. Phil Murphy signs a law that upgrades the requirement for seat belts on new school buses from lap-only belts to lap-shoulder belts. The mandate takes effect in 180 days.
Over 108,000 school bus drivers participated in this year’s one-day count, conducted by NASDPTS.
A state bill signed into law earlier this year modifies requirements for stopping for school buses and decreases fines for some violations.
Electronic stability control still isn’t required on school buses in the U.S., so adding the safety technology is still a proactive move.