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How safe are school buses?  The yellow school bus remains the safest form of transportation on the roads today.

 

Each school day, school buses transport nearly 25 million students to and from school. Yet, the yellow school bus remains the safest form of transportation on the roads today. In fact, riding a school bus is 13 times safer than riding in the family vehicle.…

Here are a few reasons to consider Daimler Truck Financial for your next school bus purchase.

 

When it comes to purchasing new school buses, financing can dramatically influence how many school buses you are able to purchase and how they are spec’ed. Luckily, you are not in it alone. All Thomas Built Buses dealers offer financing through Daimler Truck Financial not only…

Most people don’t realize how clean-diesel now is or even why running an environmentally-friendly school bus fleet matters. Here’s why it matters and how much cleaner clean-diesel school bus engines are today.

 

When you think of diesel fuel, you may think of a black sooty cloud coming out of the tailpipe of your school buses. In reality, clean-diesel school bus…

Clean-diesel today isn’t what it was 10 or 15 years ago and, in fact, it’s still the best long-term solution for most districts.

 

With so much talk about alternative fuels today, diesel has become a dirty word – literally. Districts running a diesel fleet are starting to feel the pressure to switch to something cleaner and greener, if only just to keep up with…

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