The provider of integrated transportation solutions acquired Elkhart, Ind.-based Summit Seating Inc., which manufactures seating products for the transit bus, recreational vehicle, van and other specialty vehicles for original equipment or aftermarket use.
With intense blizzards blasting Eastern Ontario last week and Alberta this week, Student Transportation of Eastern Ontario (STEO) announced it has made improvements in managing — and communicating — school bus cancellations for the upcoming winter season.
Community members in South Jordan, Utah, remembered 24 victims of a fatal 1938 school bus crash and to witness the unveiling of a monument built in their honor. The wreck between a bus and freight train led to changes in railroad crossing procedures for the entire student transportation industry.
In recent weeks, a half-dozen school buses were recovered after being stolen from school districts in Florida and Georgia, and at least one of the districts has taken steps to enhance security in its parking lot.