In honor of School Bus Safety Week, from Oct. 20 to 24, the New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA) is supporting tougher bus safety legislation. Robert Pape, the organization's president, noted that school buses are by far the safest way for a child to get to and from school — yet additional safeguards are needed.
Even as National School Bus Safety Week kicked off, a new report confirms what the student transportation industry and traffic safety experts have known to be true for years: Motor vehicle crashes are the No. 1 cause of teen fatalities.
Micro Bird has obtained ISO 9002:2008 certification, signaling that the Type A manufacturer's 165,000 square-foot plant in Drummondville, Quebec meets new international standards for safety, quality and durability.