Bus contractors in Delaware are seeking more state help for insurance costs.

Survey: Bus contractors south of canal need insurance funds 

Jarek RutzEducation, Headlines

School bus contractors are hoping to get about an additional $500,000 from the state to cover vehicle insurance costs. The request reflects a survey presented in Thursday’s Public School Transportation Committee meeting. The contractors say costs are higher than the state allots; some companies are requiring higher levels of premiums to cover special needs students, potential child abuse and acts …