District sees 2 school bus passing incidents ... Collins makes 1st CNG Type A bus delivery
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Tuesday, September 01, 2015
West Virginia district sees 2 school bus passing incidents

The incidents were caught by Kanawha County Schools on video last week. In one, the motorist hit the extended stop arm, and in the other, the motorist nearly struck pedestrians.

VIDEO: District sees 2 school bus passing incidents

Two school bus passing incidents were caught on video by Kanawha County (W.Va.) Schools last week. In one, the motorist damaged a bus’ stop arm, and in the other, the motorist nearly struck several people.

Collins makes 1st delivery of its CNG Type A school bus

The first four production units of the compressed natural gas NEXBUS go to Pennsylvania’s Lower Merion School District.

In the Office or at the Wheel, Contractor of the Year Led by Example

New Jersey’s Riley Williams demonstrated a passion for safely transporting students and for giving back to the community. He connected with his drivers by driving alongside them.

Connecticut school bus operator Louis DeVivo passes

DeVivo was the owner and CEO of DATTCO, which is the ninth-largest school bus contractor in the nation and is a dealer for IC Bus and Collins.

School bus driver accused of pushing student down stairs

A North Carolina bus driver allegedly grabs an 8-year-old boy and throws him down the bus’ stairs after he asks him to do a head count and the boy says no. The driver is charged with assault on a child under age 12 and is suspended with pay.

46 bus drivers, aides honored for perfect attendance

Greenville (S.C.) County Schools recognizes dozens of drivers and aides who didn’t miss a day in the entire 2014-15 school year.

REI offers Wi-Fi solution for school buses

The company now offers various data plans with the purchase of its cellular Wi-Fi router, which distributes bandwidth for up to 65 school bus passengers.

Durham sales team raises over $14K for Special Olympics

The contractor was recognized as the top corporate sales team for the Special Olympics Windy City Rubber Ducky Derby for the seventh year, having sold 3,312 ducks and raised $14,094 to benefit Special Olympics Illinois.


Four-post vehicle lift

CR Series four-post vehicle lifts are designed to help heavy duty service facilities efficiently get trucks and buses back on the road, company officials said.

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