Video surveillance manufacturer Safety Vision received a patent for its SafeStor digital storage device in a vehicle's recorder. The company said this industry-first technology protects video from being damaged from harsh vibration and shock in mobile environments such as on school buses.
The Missouri Association for Pupil Transportation distributed DVDs for free at the NAPT Summit in October that shared how the parents of a 6-year-old boy who was struck and killed by his own school bus, are working with districts and drivers to ensure similar tragedies don't occur in the future.
A school bus carrying a dozen elementary school students collided with a truck Thursday morning in Kuna, located 30 minutes from Boise, resulting in the death of one student passenger and injuries of four others.
Consulting company School Bus Logistics and routing provider TransTraks announced a partnership in which they will provide software training, technical support and sales for each others' customers to bring a complete package of solutions to everyday busing challenges.
The federal agency’s 2014 “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” student art contest, organized by the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership, is open to students in kindergarten through sixth grade with relatives or sponsors in the commercial truck and bus industries.