ANNUAL TYPE A INSPECTIONS

The Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration (MDOT MVA) has been sending Email notifications for the annual Type A inspection. These emails are generated for owners as a reminder to have their buses inspected to meet the requirements in COMAR 11.19.04.03 A. we have communicated this to the school bus community at multiple conferences and meeting throughout the past school year since implementation in the fall of 2018.  
Our interpretation of this requirement is and has been you have the whole month to complete the Type A inspection. 

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Letter from MSBCA President Edwards regarding new NTSB recommendations

Published Jul 24, 2018

To all Members of the Maryland School Bus Contractors Association:

 

As you are no doubt aware, a tragic crash involving a contractor-owned school bus and a MTA bus occurred in Baltimore on November 1, 2017. The crash was initiated when the school bus driver, an epileptic, lost control of the school bus after suffering a seizure.

 

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M.S.B.C.A. 34th Annual Safety Roadeo & 14th Annual Drivers Appreciation Day

Published Apr 06, 2018
M.S.B.C.A
34th Annual Safety Roadeo & 14th Annual Drivers Appreciation Day
 
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019
 
Where: Center of Applied Technology North
800 Stevenson Road, Severn MD 21144
 
Time: Contestants arrive by 7:30 AM for registration & testing.
Competition will begin at 9:00 AM
 
 
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Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Published Feb 23, 2018

Maryland Healthy Working Families Act- Enforcement and Implementation Guidance

On February 11,2018, the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act is scheduled to go into effect.  The Department of Labor has made a draft sample employee notice poster for your place of business available on our website at www.dllr.maryland.gov/paidleave.  The department is also developing sample policies that will be available on the department's website in the near future.

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