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Indiana State Police Confirm Student Death in School Bus Crash

A 2016 Freightliner straight truck that was towing a trailer rear-ended a school bus at an Indiana railroad stop, killing one student and sending...

One Dead, Dozens Injured in Charter Bus Crash

In Arkansas today, one child was pronounced dead and at least 45 other individuals were injured after their driver lost control of their bus,...
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Sale of Parent Company Signals New Era for School Bus Fleet

Private equity firm Gemspring Capital has acquired all assets of Bobit Business Media, Inc., including School Bus Fleet magazine. The deal was announced on Nov....
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Online Calculator Provides Estimated Sleep Deficiency Costs

The National Safety Council and other groups claim that the cost of sleep deficiency in the U.S, topped $410 billion dollars in 2015. Meanwhile,...
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Widespread Support of EPA Proposal to Update NOx Rules

By and large, the school bus industry is supportive of the new EPA Cleaner Trucks Initiative for standardizing emissions regulations for oxides of nitrogen...
Chevron's Permian Basin facilities in Texas.

OPEC Oil Prices Take a Dive Since Summer

What a difference only three months can make in oil and diesel prices worldwide, as OPEC oil prices have essentially fallen off a cliff...

‘Exceptional’ Sixth-Grader Leaves Note on Car Hit by School Bus

A student in Buffalo, New York left a note on college athlete Andrew Sipowicz’s car, after her school bus driver hit it and drove...

National Safety Council’s Hersman Goes Autonomous

Deborah Hersman, former CEO and president of the National Safety Council (NSC), was appointed as chief safety officer at Waymo, prior to the launch...
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School Buses, Students Brave Harsh Winter Weather

Despite Winter Storm Bruce canceling flights across the Midwest and threatening to extend the Thanksgiving holiday by at least a day, school buses largely...

Safer City Streets Publishes First Road Safety Global Report

The International Transport Forum (ITF) obtained data on road safety outcomes for 31 different cities, throughout the U.S., Europe, Australia and the South Pacific. Safer...

Show Reporter 2018

Review the highlights of the 2018 NAPT Summit and NASDPTS Conference in Kansas City. Inside On Fire for School...

Buyer’s Guide 2018

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Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...