Saturday, April 21, 2018

FMCSA Issues Cease and Desist to Bus Company Involved in Fatal...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The FMCSA issued a cease and desist order against Sky Express, Inc. after finding that "this unsafe, illegal bus company is...

FMCSA Appoints Van Steenburg as New Chief Safety Officer

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Jack Van Steenburg was appointed assistant administrator and chief safety officer for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety...

NTSB Final Report on 2010 Missouri School Bus Crash Uncovers Troubling...

The National Transportation Safety Board says driver inattention, faulty school bus brakes and inadequate following distances all contributed to a fatal crash in Gray...

NSTA to FMCSA: Exempt School Buses from EOBR, Hours-of-Service Proposed Rule

NSTA recommended to the FMCSA that it remove school buses from a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Electronic On-Board Recorders (EOBRs) because the requirement...

NTSB Recommends States Enact Bans on All Forms of Wireless Communication...

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) members released "watershed" recommendations to all 50 states and the District of Columbia to outlaw all forms of wireless...

Feds Seek ‘Zero Tolerance’ of Unsafe Private Bus Companies

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is asking Congress to adopt new zero-tolerance policies to combat unsafe bus and motorcoach operators. FMCSA Administrator...

NASDPTS, NAPT Call for Presentations

Both national associations are looking to fill some workshop spots with the help of industry professionals for upcoming annual meetings in Cincinnati. ...

Feds Show Their Love for the School Bus

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood stopped by Takoma Park Elementary School just north of Washington, D.C., to show his affection for the yellow...

U.S. Federal Agencies

In the United States, state, national and local governments are entwined in the warp and woof of school bus service. Because of the overriding...

Congress Hears Potential of Natural Gas

The Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica) told the House Energy and Power Subcommittee that CNG produced in the United States could replace 10...
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