NTSB Issues Safety Recommendations Following Baltimore MTA Bus Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its safety recommendations following a November 2016 Baltimore MTA bus and school bus crash that took six lives and injured 11 more people. The agency's report focuses on the Baltimore City Public Schools transportation department and urges the department to examine its [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Bus News|

Kramer Junction Bus Crash Leads to One Fatality and Dozens of Injuries

One woman is dead and 26 people were injured after a California charter bus traveling through the Mojave Desert crossed the centerline and crashed into two passenger vehicles. The Kramer Junction bus crash, which took place shortly after noon on February 27, 2017, left debris and demolished vehicles scattered across [...]

By | February 28th, 2017|Bus News|

Critics Call for Champion Defender Bus Recall Following Tragic Crash

Lawsuits have been filed against a bus company following the tragic deaths of four college softball players in a bus crash in 2014. Now, some critics are calling for a Champion Defender bus recall arguing the entire fleet of medium-size Defender buses is unsafe and should be pulled from the [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Bus News|

Lancaster School Bus Accident Injures Eight Students

School bus crashes can cause parents a great deal of worry because they believe their children are safe while being transported to and from school. In California, eight special education students were injured in the Lancaster school bus accident that occurred on February 7, 2017. Injuries to the eight students [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Bus News|

Jury Awards Victim of Coleraine School Bus Crash $28.6 Million

A jury has awarded a victim in the October 9, 2009, Coleraine school bus crash $28.6 million, finding both drivers in the accident at fault. Paige Anderson, who was 16 years old when the crash occurred, was riding in the back seat of a car that collided with the bus. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Bus News|

Baum Hedlund Reaches $10 Million Anaheim School Bus Crash Settlement

January 24, 2017 -- The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has reached a settlement of nearly $10 million with Orange Unified School District (OUSD) on behalf of families of children who were injured in the 2014 Anaheim school bus crash. The settlement was reached on the first [...]

NTSB Releases Tennessee Bus Accident Preliminary Report

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its preliminary report on the Tennessee bus accident that left six students dead and 31 injured. Although the investigation is not complete, the preliminary report does set out some of the events on November 21, 2016, that led up to the devastating [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Bus News|