This week Mississippi approved the statewide use of the Gardian Angel school bus lighting system, making it the second state in just a few months to give it the green light. The state of Wyoming also approved it last June.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a safety advisory prompting drivers and students alike to make safety a priority near school buses and school zones now that schools across the country are coming back in session.
Navistar appointed Trish Reed as the new vice president and general manager of IC Bus, replacing Carl Webb who is now the vice president and general manager of medium-duty truck for parent company Navistar.
While Mobile County Public Schools has been operating 30 new propane school buses since classes began on Aug. 7, Alabama Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey officially launched the Blue Bird Propane Visions into service for the state's largest school district.