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Calif. Law Addresses School Buses Without 3-Point Seat Belts

Gov. Jerry Brown has approved legislation that requires all remaining school buses in operation statewide that are not equipped with lap-shoulder seat belts, to be off the road by July…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 30 August 2018 10:26

Webasto's Nigro Remembered After Losing Cancer Battle

Sam Nigro, a former Webasto representative specializing in the school bus, transit and motor coach industries, passed away from cancer on Aug. 21. He was 86.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 19 September 2018 11:08

Hawaii Schools Reopen Following Tropical Storm Lane

The Hawaii Department of Education has reopened school and related activities for most campuses statewide, following an onslaught of heavy rainfall and flooding from Tropical Storm Lane.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 30 August 2018 10:44

American Yellow School Bus Comes to South Korea

Trans Tech Bus, Inc. announced this week that South Korea students under the age of 13 are now riding to and from school on the country’s first-ever American school bus,…
  • Last modified on Friday, 14 September 2018 12:10

N.J. Amends School Bus Law to Require 3-Point Seat Belts

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law A4110, to make the state the fourth in the nation to require three-point, lap-and-shoulder seat belts on school buses. The law goes into…
  • Last modified on Monday, 10 September 2018 14:28

Real-Time Reporting of School Bullying Debuts

Deterring school violence and bullying is the mission of the National Center for the Prevention of Community Violence (NCPCV). The organization is debuting a new program at no cost to certified…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 14:58

NTSB Schedules Video Crash Recordings Webinar for Sept. 13

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) announced an important upcoming event today, “Reducing CMV Crashes Through the Use of Video Recorders Webinar.” The live broadcast has been scheduled for Thursday,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:00

Survey Shines New Light on Illegal School Bus Passing

New survey results reveal a slight increase in the rates of motorists observed on one day illegally passing stopped school buses, according to the National Association of State Directors of…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 05 September 2018 18:03