Strongsville City Schools board agrees to install interior video surveillance cameras on most of its spare buses and those that are used for daily routes and field trips.
C.L. Jones stops and exits his truck on the roadway when a school bus hits him and the vehicle, police say.
Otsego Local Schools receives a $40,000 grant to purchase new camera systems for all 13 of its school buses.
The 18-year-old Ohio motorist admits to hitting the students and fleeing the scene. She faces several charges, including failing to stop after an accident and passing a stopped school bus, police say.
Avon Lake City Council agrees to support a pilot program to install lap-shoulder belts on Avon Lake City Schools buses.
Tracy Peoples of Ohio and the students on her bus provide police the information needed to arrest the motorist.
Frank Naelitz of Ohio is named one of the Auto Care Association’s World Class Technicians.
The fire reportedly starts in the engine compartment of the Poland Local Schools bus. No one is on the bus when it catches fire.
The driver with Archbold Area Schools tells two students who were exiting the bus to run as a semi truck appears to not be stopping as it approaches the bus.
Stephen W. Puchta, the Ohio State Director of Pupil Transportation, passed away unexpectedly on March 13. He was 65.
Ohio and West Virginia lawmakers introduce bills that would double fines for the violation and increase the amount of time a motorist’s license is suspended. The bills also include provisions on cameras.
Beachwood City Council approves legislation to install lap-shoulder belts on all new school buses after facilitating classroom discussions with elementary school students.
A driver with Madison (Ohio) Local Schools was able to pull the bus over to a safe location and properly evacuate students.