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Paying for seat belts on school buses: How much will it cost? - Fox 59

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Paying for seat belts on school buses: How much will it cost?
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John Bartlett, D-Indianapolis, who tried for a third straight year to pass legislation requiring seat belts on newly purchased buses.
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Seat belts on buses goes nowhere - Jackson Clarion Ledger

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Seat belts on buses goes nowhere
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If you see a school bus on a Mississippi highway and it's doing the speed limit, it's probably breaking state law. Current law says school buses cannot exceed 45 mph.
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NASDPTS Publishes Position Paper Supporting 3-point Seat Belts on all School ... - School Transportation News

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Aging school bus fleet costing more to maintain - The Tand D.com

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“When we look at transportation, we're in dire straits,” trustee Vernon Stephens recently told the Orangeburg Consolidated School District 5 board.
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Pembroke Hill installing seat belts and policy on school buses - fox4kc.com

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A bus accident last year in Bonner Springs is changing the way Pembroke Hill School transports students.
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Thinking outside the bus - Article - School Bus Fleet

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In the school bus industry, which has built an unparalleled safety record with its thorough driver requirements and strict vehicle construction standards, the thought of stepping outside of the school bus is disconcerting for many.
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3 steps to bolster safety for school motorcoach trips - School Bus Fleet

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North Carolina state pupil transportation director Derek Graham reports on FMCSA's recent Bus Safety Roundtable and shares a three-step approach that schools and school districts can use to improve student safety when chartering motorcoaches for...
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Virginia legislator calls for school bus seat belt study

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Del. Scott Lingamfelter introduces a resolution that calls for the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the effectiveness of requiring seat belts on school buses in Virginia.
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New York Association for Pupil Transportation | Buy Cosmetic ...

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There are federal standards written into law for the security of school buses. These standards can be enhanced by individual states. In New York state, according to Mannella, the requirements are enhanced by â?
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School bus cameras urged to spot drivers who pass illegally, risk kids' safety - The Journal News | LoHud.com

School bus cameras urged to spot drivers who pass illegally, risk kids' safety - The Journal News | LoHud.com | School Bus Regulations | Scoop.it
School bus cameras urged to spot drivers who pass illegally, risk kids' safety The Journal News | LoHud.com State law requires that drivers on both sides of a road — even if it is a divided highway — come to a complete halt when a school bus...
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New bus safety regulations aim to save riders' lives - NBCNews.com

OzarksFirst.com New bus safety regulations aim to save riders' lives NBCNews.com reporter: the new rule doesn't go sb effect until 2016 and doesn't require vehicles already on the road to be retro-fitted because industry officials say it would be...
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NASDPTS Answers NTSB Recommendations on Proper Use of Seat Belts in ... - School Transportation News

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Why do we allow children to ride the school bus without seat belts ...

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Dan Spehler takes a hard look at why school buses don't have seat belts. Check out the full report at 10 on FOX59, and join the conversation using #Buckleup on social media.
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Navistar, Inc. is recalling certain 2014-2015 School Buses for Seat ...

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Navistar, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2014 IC Bus AE, BE and RE and model year 2014-2015 IC Bus CE school buses manufactured August 08, 2013, through November 14, 2013 and equipped with IMMI-brand L9 seat belt buckles.
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NAPT News & Views — Response to NTSB's ... - School Bus Fleet

NAPT News & Views — Response to NTSB's ... - School Bus Fleet | School Bus Regulations | Scoop.it
We believe our response to NTSB's recommendations documents a position that seeks the clarity and facts your community and state policymakers demand when making important decisions affecting school bus operations.
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Utah bill would provide $20M for alt-fuel school buses

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House Bill 41 would allow the state Board of Education to award a grant to a school district or charter school to replace a school bus manufactured before 2002 with a bus that uses compressed natural gas, propane or clean diesel fuel.
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Funding continues to be main concern at Indiana public schools - News Sentinel

Funding continues to be main concern at Indiana public schools - News Sentinel | School Bus Regulations | Scoop.it
Funding continues to be main concern at Indiana public schools News Sentinel As has been the case for several years now, school boards and administrators will continue to struggle with budget issues, and few of them predict any relief will be...
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Survey finds 9 danger zone deaths in last school ... - School Bus Fleet

Survey finds 9 danger zone deaths in last school ... - School Bus Fleet | School Bus Regulations | Scoop.it
... by vehicles passing their school bus, while three were killed by their bus. The findings come from the National School Bus Loading and Unloading Survey, which the Kansas State Department of Education compiles each year.
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What puts a school bus immediately out of service?

The manual notes that school bus safety programs vary greatly from state to state, and each state is urged to establish a third-party inspection program, as well as develop specific inspection regulations, rules, procedures and ...
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4 school bus seat belt bills under review in Massachusetts - News ...

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It simply states that all newly manufactured school buses seating more than 16 students “shall be equipped with passenger restraint systems that meet the minimum requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No.
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Federal Register | Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards ...

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Require a lap/shoulder belt at all designated seating positions on all over-the-road buses, including over-the-road buses used in public transportation, but excluding school buses. For buses other than over-the-road ....
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Morgan County hopes TN extends school bus life - WBIR-TV

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Morgan County hopes TN extends school bus life WBIR-TV (WBIR-Morgan County) Tennessee state laws restrict the mileage and years a school bus can run, but leaders in Morgan County said they hope lawmakers change the restrictions to save taxpayers...
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POLL: Should Mass. require school buses to have seat belts? - North Andover Citizen

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POLL: Should Mass. require school buses to have seat belts?
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Proponents, including North Shore state Sen. Thomas McGee, D-Lynn, are hoping this is the year the Massachusetts can pass a law requiring seat belts on school buses.
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Scientific Testing Needed Before NAPT, NSTA Will Advise Members on School ... - School Transportation News

Scientific Testing Needed Before NAPT, NSTA Will Advise Members on School ...
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