National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Holds Public Meeting on Occupant Protection
Executive Director, Ronna Weber, represented NSTA at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) public meeting on occupant protection on school buses on Thursday, July 23.
Flurry of Congressional Activity as Transportation Deadline Approaches
The past two weeks have been filled with activity by Congress working to avert the July 31 deadline when surface transportation spending and authority expire.
Minimum Insurance Limits Legislation Pending
Legislation to address the FMCSA’s efforts to raise minimum levels of financial responsibility for commercial motor vehicle carriers has been subject of significant and varied legislative activity in Congress.
NSTA Partners with Autism Society to Provide School Bus Contractors Access to Information and Training Related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
The NSTA and the Autism Society have partnered to provide contracted school bus staff with information about autism spectrum disorder, signs for early detection, and ways to communicate this information to appropriate caregivers and parents for effective intervention.