Seon announced it will donated $25,000 from proceeds of video camera sales made between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31 to assist nationwide anti-bullying awareness campaigns. Most of the money will be made available to school districts via a new grant program.
Shaud Wilson, 6, of Gentilly, La., was crossing the road to his school bus stop Monday morning when a motorist fatally struck him in front of his shocked mother and siblings. New Orleans police quickly launched a search for the driver and vehicle, and they located both five hours later.
Daimler Trucks North America, the parent of school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses, announced on Jan. 20 a new program designed to reward customers with parts and service discounts at Freightliner, Western Star, Detroit Diesel and Thomas Built Buses service locations.
Research on the "Restart" provision of FMCSA's final rule on Hours of Service (HOS) indicate commercial drivers can experience fewer lapses in attention due to sleepiness behind the wheel. A main trucking advocate, however, said the report is lacking.