National Express Corporation named the four students who won the company's 2014 Safety Poster Contest that highlights the diligent work performed each day by not only the company's school bus drivers but all those across North America. NEC is the owner of Durham School Services and Petermann in the U.S. as well as Stock Transportation in Canada.
Attendees of the 2014 POWER-GEN International Trade Show in Orlando, Florida, got the first look at the new 4.3-liter and 8.8-liter industrial engines from Power Solutions International, Inc. The 8.8-liter liquid propane (LP) engine is featured in IC Bus’ new CE Series school bus set to debut by next school year.
In a workshop at the NAPT Summit last month, Gary Moore, a retired Missouri Highway State Trooper and current safety coordinator for the Missouri Center for Education Safety, gave suggestions to drivers on how to improve security on the bus.
Despite three serious school bus fires occuring in the past two weeks, two in Texas and one in Florida, there was no loss of life thanks to the widely reported heroism of the three bus drivers involved.