January 2009

STN JAn 09

COVER STORY: NASDPTS’ and NAPT’s annual conferences hosted the industry, the feds and friends from around the world

TOP STORY: School Transportation is Safe, But Surveys Don’t Tell the Whole Story

SPECIAL REPORT: Type A OEMs Navigate Detroit Supply Chain Problems


The State of the Small School Bus
Whether it is one of several models or their sole product, manufacturers of Type A and B buses are feeling similar economic after-effects

Industry Inflection
New technology can only improve safety with proper training, experts say

Training to Keep Watch
Dr. Duane Dobbert teaches school transporters how to keep an eye out for sexual predators in and around their communities