Following Fatal 2014 Oklahoma Bus Crash, Family Calls for Safety Rules

The family of one of four girls killed in a 2014 bus crash in Oklahoma is calling for increased safety measures, saying they're stunned by the shoddy bus construction. Lawsuits have been filed against the school and the maker of the bus, alleging the bus was unsafe to carry the [...]

By | 2017-11-09T17:02:28+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Bus News|

NTSB Blames Fatal Palm Springs Bus Accident on Tour Bus Driver

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its findings into the fatal tour bus crash in Palm Springs that killed 13 people. According to the agency, the tour bus driver—who died in the crash—was sleep deprived and failed to properly react to the stopped semi-truck it crashed into. The [...]

By | 2017-11-09T16:01:49+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Bus News|

Flushing Bus Crash Pushes Lawmakers to Fight for Change

The fatal September 18 bus crash in Queens took the lives of three people and has prompted lawmakers to push for stricter regulations for private bus operators. Shortly after the tour bus collision in New York, reports emerged that the driver of the tour bus was fired by the Metropolitan [...]

By | 2017-11-03T14:29:22+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Bus News|

Big-Rig Driver in Fatal Palm Springs Bus Crash Arrested

The big-rig driver who allegedly caused a deadly bus crash in Palm Springs has been arrested for his role in the accident. Thirteen people died, and another 29 were injured in the October 23, 2016 crash. Bruce Guilford faces charges including vehicular manslaughter, felony reckless driving, and reckless driving. The [...]

By | 2017-10-27T15:37:23+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Bus News, Truck News|

Queens Bus Accident Prompts Calls For Improved Bus Safety Regulation

New York Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer, a notable proponent of transportation safety improvements in America, is urging federal lawmakers to revisit their regulations on charter buses in the wake of a fatal Queens bus crash, which follows on the heels of other high-profile bus crashes across the U.S. Sen. Schumer [...]

By | 2017-10-04T15:42:18+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Bus News|

Three Dead and Many More Injured in Queens Bus Crash

Three people died and another 16 suffered injuries—including critical injuries—in a crash involving a tour bus and an MTA bus. The bus crash in Queens, New York, happened early on September 18, in an accident that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed in a news conference. Since the accident, [...]

By | 2017-09-20T10:27:32+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Bus News|

Probation Denied for Tennessee School Bus Driver After Deadly Accident

Johnthony Walker, the driver of a Tennessee school bus involved in a fatal November 21, 2016, accident, has been denied his request for probation. The request and denial were made during a hearing regarding the case, but were left somewhat open-ended for a potential approval down the road. Walker has [...]

By | 2017-09-08T17:00:57+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Bus News|

Los Angeles Metro Bus Crash Injures At Least Six

A crash between a Los Angeles Metro bus and an SUV injured at least six people including the bus driver. The collision occurred in the early hours of Wednesday, August 30, and pushed the bus into a building. Luckily, most of the injuries were reportedly minor. Officials have not said [...]

By | 2017-09-06T09:58:52+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Bus News|

New Braunfels Church Bus Crash Raises Awareness About Drugged Driving

The daughter of one of the 13 people killed in a horrific church bus crash in New Braunfels, Texas is raising awareness about the dangers of drugged driving after officials discovered that the 20-year-old driver who hit the bus was under the influence of several prescriptions drugs and marijuana at [...]

By | 2017-08-23T10:51:11+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Bus News|

Livingston Bus Crash Results in Charges Against Driver

The bus driver involved in the fatal Merced County, California, bus crash last year faces criminal charges related to his actions, authorities announced. The crash occurred on August 2, 2016, and took the lives of four people, seriously injuring another five. Among the charges filed against the bus driver are [...]

By | 2017-08-03T14:21:11+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Bus News|