Two dead, 43 injured in New Jersey school bus torn apart in crash
Friday, 18 May 2018 () MORRISTOWN, N.J. (Reuters) - A student and a teacher were killed and 43 others injured when a school bus with preteens on a field trip collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway on Thursday, ripping the bus apart and leaving students dangling by seat belts, officials said.
A Student Transportation of America bus driver who drove in the Omaha Public Schools district was fired Tuesday after a video surfaced on Facebook of him texting and driving. Source: KMTV Action 3 News -
For the first time, the National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that all new, large school buses be equipped with lap-shoulder seat belts, saying it was time to stop tip-toeing around the.. Source: WJZ Baltimore -
The National Transportation Safety Board concluded that two fatal school bus crashes resulted from poor oversight of drivers.
According to NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt, the drivers are not solely at.. Source: Wochit -