Blogs

3 Steps to Avoid Disaster in the Danger Zone

One of the questions we ask applicants seeking our esteemed Relief (substitute) Driver position is this: “You are filling in for a regular route driver in the afternoon. At your…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 23 May 2018 15:56

Trade Shows the ‘Shark Tank’ of the School Bus Industry

“I love coming here. It’s like the “Shark Tank” of our industry,” attendee Heather Handschin commented during the Trade Show held on day four of last month’s national Transporting Students…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 24 May 2018 08:48

Workplace Bullying

We often talk about school bullying and workplace harassment. Rarely do we consider workplace bullying. Indeed, there is a distinct difference between the two. 
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 March 2018 16:36

Tornado Preparedness for School Bus Drivers

March 2, 2012 quickly became a more hectic day than usual for Henryville, Indiana school bus driver Angel Perry. Two super-cells, thunderstorms with rotation and a prolonged updraft, bore down…
  • Last modified on Monday, 26 February 2018 09:37

Hey, Ms. Bus Driver, 'Am I safe on this school bus?'

Amid all the talk of school violence in the news, it is not if but when a student will ask, "Am I safe on this school bus?" You may only have…
  • Last modified on Friday, 16 February 2018 12:57

Make the Repairs Fit the Numbers

School bus fleet maintenance managers face challenges in trying to control costs that continue to rise sometimes as much as four times a year. 
  • Last modified on Thursday, 18 January 2018 09:24

School Bus Drivers, "What’s Important Now?"

There is a facility in central Idaho that dismantles nuclear warheads. The warheads are transported in average looking semis escorted by ordinary looking vehicles that are manned by specially trained…
  • Last modified on Sunday, 29 November -0001 16:00