BESI, Inc. is proud to announce our latest innovation in Pupil Transportation, the Safe Journey Seat Mount.
FRISCO, Texas - In an announcement made at the Transporting Students with Disabilities (TSD) Conferencein Frisco, Texas, Blue Bird and supplier partner, HSM, announced an exclusive seating option that will be available for order for all Blue Bird and Micro Bird school buses in summer of 2017. This convertible solution allows the customer to change the seat back frame to have a three point or child-restraint seat without having to purchase all new seats for reinstallation into the bus.
A Louisiana task force formed to review student transportation and passenger safety submitted its final report last month in response to legislative attempts to pass a new school bus seat belts law.
The Senate voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to confirm Elaine Chao as the 18th transportation secretary and third woman to hold the position. The vote was 93 to 6.
Legislation was introduced this month before the Washington State Legislature that would require all newly purchased school buses to be equipped with lap-shoulder seat belts, with illegal passing cameras paying for the occupant restraints as well as all new school bus purchases.