STS Highlights: October 2021
October marks one of the most deadly holidays for pedestrians so expect to see reminders toward the end of the month to be especially aware when driving around the Halloween holiday. Otherwise, enjoy the cooler weather!
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A Halloween Public Service Announcement
Please remember to be alert while driving on Halloween. Many children are expected to be out-and-about because of the holiday. Slow down, remain vigilant, and be aware of your surroundings.
Cleaning & Disinfecting a School Bus
One of the most effective strategies for slowing the spread of ANY illness is by implementing a consistent cleaning and disinfection protocol for your school bus fleet.
Delta Variant: What We Know About the Science
Delta is currently the predominant strain of the Covid-19 virus in the United States. Data suggests that the Delta variant is more infectious and is leading to increased transmissibility when compared to other variants, even in vaccinated individuals.
World Health Organization (WHO) Covid Myths
There is a lot of inaccurate information circulating about Covid-19. The WHO has compiled many of the common myths and researched them to determine fact from fiction. Always consider your sources of information and double check facts.
Popularity of E-Learning is Growing
According to LinkedIn’s 2018 Workplace Learning Report, surveys found that as many as 90% of corporations offer digital learning to employees. In addition, based on Global Market Insights E-Learning Market 2020 Report, the Covid-19 pandemic prompted exponential growth in the industry. Have you considered adding an online training component to your current training/professional development program?