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Categories: Safety

In almost 30 years of serving Calhoun County Schools, Jackie Hightower has never missed a day of work. She cites the example set by her parents, being...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682501/alabama-bus-driver-has-perfect-attendance
Categories: Safety, Management

Salt Lake City Schools and one of its bus drivers face scrutiny from some parents after the driver pulls over on a route because kids are unruly and refuses...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/685458/driver-defended-by-district-for-keeping-kids-on-bus
Categories: Management

The executive director of the Public School Risk Institute says that there are more than 100 groups that may be able to purchase the School Bus Safety Co....

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682369/training-course-now-available-through-school-risk-groups
Categories: Special Needs Transportation

Shelley Fletcher-Halls, an employee of STC Elliott Coach Lines, is the ninth person overall to complete the association's Special Needs Transportation...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/683262/woman-becomes-1st-in-canada-to-complete-napt-special-needs-training
Categories: Safety

National Express Group has agreed to pay $24.5 million to Atlantic Express to settle a $75 million lawsuit that was filed two years ago. National ...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/680498/national-express-agrees-to-pay-245-million-to-atlantic-express
Categories: Safety, Maintenance, Management
Vehicle Lifts Must Pass Tougher Testing to Earn ALI Gold Label

According to the Automotive Lift Institute, changes to the standard include expanding testing requirements for load-holding devices and increasing the...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/731290/vehicle-lifts-must-pass-tougher-testing-to-earn-ali-gold-label
Categories: Safety

DETROIT — Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm has sent a proposal to the Senate to cut state inspections on school buses in an effort to balance the stat...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/680742/proposed-budget-cuts-threaten-school-bus-inspections
Categories: Maintenance

Extended service coverage is available to school bus customers at no charge. Company says the move is made in light of current economic pressures.

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682243/espar-school-bus-heaters-get-extended-warranty
Categories: Safety, Management

In a national survey on K-12 school safety conducted by SchoolReach, only 15% of top school administrators ranked their districts as highly prepared to...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/685388/survey-gauges-school-administrators-on-bus-safety-bullying
Categories: Safety
Ohio Students Help Pass City Law for Lap-Shoulder Belts in School Buses

Beachwood City Council approves legislation to install lap-shoulder belts on all new school buses after facilitating classroom discussions with...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/732599/ohio-district-to-install-3-point-seat-belts-on-new-school-buses
Categories: Alternative Fuels
Q&A: How Does Diesel TCO Compare with Propane?

The Propane Education and Research Council’s Michael Taylor discusses ways in which propane school buses can save transportation providers money...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/714234/q-a-how-does-diesel-tco-compare-with-propane
Categories: Safety, Maintenance

The measure would allow Georgia schools to use the same state funds for school bus repairs and refurbishments that are allocated for school bus replacement....

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682292/georgia-senate-committee-passes-school-bus-refurb-bill
Categories: Safety, Management

The driver is charged with misdemeanor assault for an altercation on a Newport News (Va.) Public Schools bus. A district spokeswoman says that...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/711069/school-bus-driver-accused-of-assaulting-student
Categories: Management

Working odd hours in a mostly sedentary job, school bus drivers face a difficult challenge when it comes to maintaining a high level of personal healt...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/610655/fitness-standards
School bus driver training and phone use policies: Is clarification needed?

It seems that pretty much everyone understands how dangerous it is to text while behind the wheel. But is there confusion among some drivers about...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/blogpost/647133/school-bus-driver-training-and-phone-use-policies-is-clarification-needed
Categories: School Bus Contractors

The contractor began providing student transportation services to Hinds County School District on Aug. 11. The 105 new buses are equipped with air...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682600/durham-school-services-wins-mississippi-contract
Categories: Safety

WARRENVILLE, Ill. — School bus manufacturer IC Corp. announced an increase in its bus prices beginning today. Company officials said the move...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/680734/ic-corp-raises-bus-prices
Categories: Safety
New York Stop-Arm Survey Estimates Over 40K Violations Statewide for 2nd Time

NYAPT’s Dec. 15 survey of illegal school bus passing finds that 765 school bus drivers reported they were passed a total of 678 times. This is the...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/719281/new-york-stop-arm-survey-estimates-over-40k-violations-statewide-for-2nd-time
Categories: Management
VIDEO: 2 Superintendents Get on Board for Love the Bus

Here’s a high-profile plug for the Love the Bus campaign. Dr. Ross Renfrow, superintendent of Johnston County (N.C.) Public Schools, and Mark...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/video/728527/video-2-superintendents-celebrate-love-the-bus
Categories: Alternative Fuels
Green Fleets Across America 2009

For pupil transporters, “going green” not only benefits the environment and yields cost savings, it provides a healthier ride and an...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/611542/green-fleets-across-america-2009
Categories: Maintenance, Alternative Fuels
Parker Hannifin debuts CNG fuel dispenser

The supplier introduced a complete industrial and fleet fuel dispensing solution for high-flow, high-cycle CNG applications to the North American market at...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/685246/parker-hannifin-debuts-cng-fuel-dispenser
Categories: Alternative Fuels

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In December, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released its Fuel Cell School Buses Report to Congress, fulfilling requirements o...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/681788/doe-reports-on-fuel-cell-school-bus-developments
Categories: Special Needs Transportation, Safety

The Florida aide was charged with 32 counts of child abuse in June, but the charges were dropped because state law allows parents and other adults to use...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/732575/charges-dropped-against-aide-accused-of-abusing-special-needs-students
Categories: Alternative Fuels
Florida, Kentucky to Provide Funding for New School Buses

The two states are offering funding for low-emission, alt-fuel school buses. Florida is also providing funding for electric vehicle...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/735925/florida-kentucky-to-provide-funding-for-new-school-buses
Categories: Management

Gary Kelmer of New Jersey invites students he transports to a local pond on spring break to teach them how to fish and get them to spend time outdoors....

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/722087/school-bus-driver-teaches-students-to-fish
Categories: Management

A petition to set aside $316,250 in Lexington, Mass., town funds to reduce the fee from $550 to $300 per student is approved at a meeting in April. As of...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/683971/ridership-increases-4-after-bus-fee-reduction
Categories: Management

Alternator facilitates fuel savings, enhances battery life The 28SI, a high output alternator for school buses and other vehicles...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/611507/product-highlights
Categories: School Bus Contractors
NSTA members meet with representatives in D.C.

The Capitol Hill Spring Bus-In brings 35 school bus contractor executives to Washington for congressional and association meetings.

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/710948/nsta-members-meet-with-representatives-in-d-c
Categories: Alternative Fuels

HUMBLE, Texas — The 2009 Advancing the Choice Conference will be held here on June 24 at the Humble Civic Center, hosted by the Houston-Galveston Are...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/681910/alternative-fuels-event-to-highlight-school-bus-fleet-case-studies
Categories: School Bus Contractors, Safety

The U.S. transportation secretary will address school bus contractors at their annual gathering next month. The association also recently recruited U.S....

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/683117/lahood-to-speak-at-nsta-meeting
Categories: Management

New drivers for Tuscaloosa City Schools will receive a $1,000 signing bonus. The district is also offering bonuses for good attendance and a clean...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/728019/alabama-district-offering-bonuses-to-attract-school-bus-drivers
Categories: School Bus Contractors, Management

CINCINNATI — First Student Inc. has been awarded contracts to provide pupil transportation services for Wright City (Mo.) R-II School District and Sh...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/681828/first-student-wins-missouri-kansas-contracts
Categories: Safety

SALEM, Ore. — Salem-Keizer Public Schools is seeking applicants to fill an opening for assistant manager of transportation operations. ...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/681331/ore-school-district-seeks-assistant-manager-of-transportation-operations
Categories: Management

School boards expect motorcades to result in highway closures and traffic congestion to increase significantly. Officials say they do not want to subject...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682406/toronto-cancels-school-transportation-during-g20-summit
Categories: Alternative Fuels

Alternative fuels such as compressed natural gas (CNG) are not new to the school bus industry. But they are new to the small school bus segment. Requi...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/610409/the-new-face-of-cng
Categories: Maintenance, Alternative Fuels

CleanFUEL USA and Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. partner to build and certify a multi-purpose 8-liter General Motors propane engine. The first versions...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682717/more-details-on-forthcoming-thomas-built-propane-bus
Categories: Maintenance
Silicone Spray

AMSOIL Silicone Spray lubricates and protects nonmetal surfaces with a dry lubricating film, making it ideal for applications that may be damaged by...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/product/630219/silicone-spray
Categories: Maintenance, Alternative Fuels, Management

With the availability of GreenRoad Advanced Tracking, powered by GPS Insight, GreenRoad adds fleet management capabilities to its driver performance and...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/684400/greenroad-adds-fleet-tracking-to-driver-management-service
Categories: Special Needs Transportation

The pupil transportation officials are from Douglas County School District in Castle Rock, Colo., and Albemarle County Public Schools in Charlottesville,...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/683931/joanne-vento-renee-devall-complete-napt-special-needs-program
Categories: School Bus Contractors, Safety, Maintenance
First Student Kansas Location Earns Perfect Fleet Inspection Score

The Wichita location achieves a score of 100% on its Kansas Highway Patrol inspections.

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/731087/first-student-kansas-location-earns-perfect-fleet-inspection-score
Categories: Management

When I told a family friend, a former elementary school district superintendent, that I was on the staff of a magazine serving the school bus ind...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/611487/getting-out-of-the-margins
Categories: Safety

The HD420 records up to four channels of audio and video at 120 frames per second, and the DR40 records up to four channels of audio and video at 60 frames...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/684591/rei-unveils-2-new-mobile-surveillance-dvrs
Categories: School Bus Contractors, Management

About 50 monitors working for Niagara Falls Coach Lines vote to join Teamsters Local 264. Wages are among the biggest concerns: The workers currently get...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/721925/new-york-school-bus-monitors-join-union
Categories: Safety, Management

Gov. Rick Snyder signs a bill that prohibits cars from passing school buses in any case when they are loading or unloading students. The state vehicle code...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/683875/mich-removes-exception-to-school-bus-stop-law
Categories: School Bus Contractors, Special Needs Transportation, Safety, Management
Obama administration official to discuss bullying

In a free Web seminar, Kevin Jennings of the U.S. Department of Education will speak to pupil transportation professionals on eliminating bullying and...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/682320/obama-administration-official-to-address-school-bus-industry
Dad Designs School Bus Lego Set

Inspired by his son’s love of yellow buses, Nathan Roberts creates a model set with the classic plastic building bricks. If his proposal gains...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/blogpost/728650/dad-designs-school-bus-lego-set
Categories: Management

"La Camioneta" follows a decommissioned school bus from an auction in Pennsylvania to its new life in Guatemala, where it is repainted and repurposed to...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/684461/theatrical-release-for-film-on-2nd-life-of-school-bus
Categories: School Bus Contractors
Q&A: First Student’s Burtwistle on outlook, acquisitions

The president of the school bus contractor discusses with SBF her outlook on industry issues for 2011 as well as recent developments with the...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/611986/q-a-first-student-s-burtwistle-on-outlook-acquisitions
Categories: Management

Short sentences are easy to read. And understand. One-syllable words are good too. Just ask SCHOOL BUS FLEET’s editorial adviser, Howard...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/article/610508/seeing-through-the-fog-index
Categories: School Bus Contractors
Student Transportation of America Charity Event Raises Nearly $10K for Cancer Support

Student Transportation of America raises funds for the STI Cares Foundation, the school bus company’s philanthropic arm, and for a Pennsylvania...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/news/733490/student-transportation-inc-charity-event-raises-funds-for-cancer-support


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