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PINK YARD SIGNS SPROUTING FOR RECRUITING SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS - August 10th, 2018

A Wake County, N.C. school district is using an unusual way of advertising the benefits of landing a new job read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

10 Things Not To Say To Your Kids’ Bus Driver - August 3rd, 2018

This article at ScaryMommy.com has amused thousands as Sara Opel writes about her adventures as a school bus driver. Here are read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

DISCOVERING EFFICIENCIES SAVES DISTRICT NEARLY $1M ANNUALLY - July 27th, 2018

Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township in Indiana turned to Transfinder to find ways to reduce costs without impacting safety. The result was read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

STUDYING EFFECT OF SEAT BELTS ON STUDENT BEHAVIOR - July 20th, 2018

To continue our ongoing discussion of seat and lap-shoulder belts, we have found that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

Preventive Maintenance Checklists: Key to Thorough School Bus Repairs - July 13th, 2018

When taking your school bus to a reputable repair shop, they will perform inspections of each item in a preventive maintenance (PM) checklist. This is more than just read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

Federal Mandate for Lap-Shoulder Belts Looks Unlikely - July 9th, 2018

If you’ve been following our blogs, we have talked about the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB’s) calling for lap-shoulder belts on school buses. read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

Google Brings High-Tech 'Study Halls' to the School Bus - June 29th, 2018

Even with all the technology in the world today, there are still millions of people who don’t have either a computer or a cellphone, read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

Lawmakers Launch Effort to Mandate Seat Belts on School Buses Nationwide - June 22nd, 2018

An announcement was made regarding a new bipartisan bill that would require the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to begin the rulemaking process on new federal requirements for seat belts on school buses. read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

NYC School Buses to Be Equipped With Tire Traction Device - June 15th, 2018

More than 16,000 school buses in New York City will soon have a traction recovery device read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

MAKE THE REPAIRS FIT THE NUMBERS - June 8th, 2018

School bus fleet maintenance managers face challenges in trying to control costs that continue to rise. read more

Written By: LaJuan Bobo

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