More than a dozen passengers are taken to the hospital after the bus runs off the road and tips over on its side.
Michigan transportation consultant Kim Hooper responds to an article in a local newspaper on bus driver shortage to note that pay is a critical factor.
Mike Westbrook had worked for Portage Public Schools since 2002. He was "masterful at the logistics of creating bus routes," according to the district superintendent.
White Pigeon Community Schools purchases 400 flashing reflectors to improve school bus stop safety for students.
Nearly $13 million of the state’s $64.8 million in mitigation plan funds will go toward replacing aging diesel school buses with new diesel-powered, electric, or other alt-fuel buses.
The 19-year-old and 5-year-old Michigan students try to cross the street as their bus comes to a stop with its red lights activated when they are hit by a car. They receive non-life threatening injuries.
Helen Johnson of Michigan is recognized by her company and the district she serves for checking on the student’s grandmother, who had fallen, and for staying until medical help arrived.
The acquisition of Capital City International gives Midwest Transit Equipment the IC Bus distribution rights for all of Michigan.
Schools, contractors, and students across the U.S. came together to celebrate and show their appreciation for the yellow bus and its drivers.
The newly passed legislation allows school buses to be equipped with an electronic sign that alerts other drivers when the bus stops.
A demonstration of virtual reality technology used in training and a PSA with kids playing motorists who passed stopped school buses were among SBF’s web highlights in 2017.
The Michigan school bus, which had raised suspicion when it tried to pick up students in October, was driven without valid proof of insurance or registration, and had several mechanical issues.
The Michigan school bus that was trying to pick up students and had been reported as suspicious has been discovered to have been driving a route for a charter school.