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TOP STORY 14 Indiana law aims to capture incidents involving children forgotten on buses, but also poses challenges


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INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS 16 School district bus drivers receive customized emergency training 18 New program from Automotive Lift Institute offers third-party vehicle lift inspection assurance 22 Survey results on safety, security measures at school and on the bus 24 News briefs 32 Q&A: Executive shares story of family-owned REI’s 75 years in the transportation electronics business


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34 Research unveils more detailed picture of student crossing and loading/unloading zone safety


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JOE SCESNY 38 What training is in place in your locality for school crossing guards?


JEAN DELLAMORE 20 Seven steps to safely lifting school buses in your maintenance facility


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COLUMNS FIRST TAKE BY RYAN GRAY 10 It Takes a Village


PUBLISHER’S CORNER BY TONY CORPIN 66 Beware of Drivers


DEPARTMENTS


MAILBAG 8 Views and opinions from our readers


STN ONLINE 12 Highlights from our website


PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS 30 The latest offerings for the student transportation set


PEOPLE & UPCOMING EVENTS 31 Movers and shakers in the industry, and our monthly industry calendar


MARKETPLACE 64 Classified advertising


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