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Entry Level Driver Training Resource

VW Settlement Resource

Transportation Security Administration

7/13/21How to Prepare for Potential Threats to School Bus Safety, Security

1/18/20- Surface Transportation Security Awareness Message 

Seat Belt Resources

6/2021 -- NSTA Memo on LA HB 130 

6/2020 -- Video link of School Bus Seat Belt Debate:

Video of the House of Representatives Transportation & Infrastructure Committee mark-up of the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (surface transportation reauthorization bill) on June 18, 2020. The committee held an arduous two-day mark-up and ultimately moved forward with the INVEST in America Act. The existing Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act is set to expire on September 30, 2020.

12/15 -- NSTA-NAPT Letter to Administrator Rosekind on Seat Belts on Large School Buses [PDF]

Member Only Seat Belt FAQ

Legislation Tracker and Map

The NSTA Legislation Tracker provides information and links to the federal and state legislation that the NSTA Government Relations team is tracking.  This resource is available only to NSTA Members and can be accessed here.

Loading and Unloading Safety Video

NSTA and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) worked together to create a video on safely loading and unloading passengers in the event of a security threat.  To order this free video, please email NSTA staff at

Rideshare News

The following resources provide information on the recent trend of rideshare services.

Research Studies

5/16 -- Pew Research Center - Shared, Collaborative and On Demand: The New Digital Economy

5/16 -- University of Michigan - Motorist's Preferences for Different Levels of Vehicle Automation: 2016

3/16 -- American Public Transportation Association - Shared Mobility and the transformation of Public Transit

News Articles

9/16 -- Boston Herald - Uber, Lyft to help MBTA transport disabled passengers

8/16 -- Bloomberg Technology - Uber and Lyft Want to Replace Public Buses

8/16 -- Quartz -- All the things that went wrong for Uber in China

7/16 -- The Christian Science Monitor - BMW says its fully autonomous car is coming in 2021

7/16 -- Business Wire - Federal Employees Should Have Access to Ridesharing, Says CTA

6/16 -- Entrepreneur - The Ridesharing Safety Issue You're Not Thinking About

6/16 -- Planet Biometrics - IBIA urges ridesharing firms to deploy fingerprint checks in white paper

6/16 -- Insurance Journal - Farmers Insurance Expands Rideshare Insurance Coverage to 3 States

6/16 -- USA Today - Kids' ride-hailing companies: Great idea, troubled reality

6/16 -- The Wall Street Journal - Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber and Lyft

6/16 -- Times Union - Uber, Lyft legislation focuses on insurance

6/16 -- The Philadelphia Inquirer - Ride hailing may yet provide windfall for city school district

6/16 -- NY Times - Uber Turns to Saudi Arabia for $3.5 Billion Cash Infusion

5/16 -- Forbes - Why Automakers Are Anxious To Get Onboard with Ride Sharing

5/16 -- Trib Live - Pittsburg offers ultimate test for Uber's self-driving Fusions

4/16 -- The Guardian - Uber lawsuits timeline: company ordered to pay out $161.9m since 2009

4/16 -- The Washington Post - Why is my Lyft driver breathing into an ignition interlock device?

8/15 -- Governing - Are Buses for the Poor? Many Students Now Use Uber to Get to School