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September 27, 2016
School Bus Driver Pleads Guilty to Careless Driving in Crash

The district attorney’s office drops DUI charges against Elizabeth Burris of Colorado for a crash last year that injured students. Burris’ attorney says she was not impaired but suffered from a migraine and fatigue.

Districts Put a Dent in Bus Passing With Stop-Arm Cameras

Combined with public education efforts, the camera systems
have helped enhance student safety by deterring stop-arm running.
Some school districts have cut violations by 50% or more.

2 Accused of Threatening School Bus Riders With Firearms

At a bus stop in Lafayette, Louisiana, police say that a 19-year-old and a 15-year-old pulled out guns and pointed them at the bus.

The Growing Presence of Propane in Pupil Transportation Sponsored by PROPANE EDUCATION & RESEARCH COUNCIL

Every year school districts are seeing the benefits of trading in their diesel-powered school buses for ones that operate on propane.

School Bus Driver, 16 Students Injured When Bus Overturns in Crash

The Texas bus driver reportedly swerves to try to avoid hitting another vehicle, veers off the road, overturns, and crashes into a ditch. Sixteen students and the bus driver are taken to the hospital.

Texas District Equips School Buses With Wi-Fi

At Huntsville Independent School District, students can use their Chromebooks to access their textbooks and homework on the bus.

Durham Donates School Bus to Charity Foundation

The donation will support Boll Weevil Charity Foundation in fulfilling its mission of providing assistance to the mid-south community through financial support, goods and services, and spiritual upliftment.

Compact Hybrid DVR

At just over 2 inches tall, AngelTrax’s newest mobile DVR, the HDX Hybrid, is designed for vehicles of any size.

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