October 15, 2019, Pittsburg, CA — Congratulations Pittsburg Unified School District for leading the way for school districts in energy-efficient transportation solutions in California! Thank you for choosing A-Z Bus Sales and Blue Bird Corporation to partner with to improve air quality for your students and the community. #zeroemission#ZeroEmission Read the full article: https://eastcountytoday.net/pittsburg-school-district-rolls-out-new-electric-transit-style-school-bus/
With record-breaking heat, scorching California this summer, A-Z Bus Sales is concerned about the safety and health of school bus and commercial bus drivers. Heat related illness contributes to loss of work, costing employers millions of dollars in lost wages. Additionally, if untreated, heat stress can lead to more serious heat related injuries and even death, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Employees working outdoors, such as bus drivers, bus mechanics, and all other professions requiring outdoor activities are candidates for potential heat related illness. The good news is that heat related illness is 100% survivable, if treated early and quick.