School Bus Fleet

FACT 2013

A management & maintenance magazine for school transportation fleets

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I've Gained Weight Revised guidelines are increasing the weight load on wheelchair restraint systems. Introducing the first heavy duty, fully automatic retractable tie-downs designed, engineered and built to perform to the new standards. Meets WC18/19 The countdown has already begun to the adoption of the revised ANSI/RESNA WC18 standard for Wheelchair Tie-downs and Occupant Restraint Systems (WTORS). The new WC19 wheelchairs with their integrated lap belts produce up to 60% higher loading on the WTORS in a collision. Stronger restraint systems that meet the WC18 criteria are required. Get to know the new standard at:

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