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Reducing Vehicle Fatalities to ‘Zero’ Discussed at NASDPTS

Pedestrian deaths are rising across the U.S., a fact punctuated during the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services Annual Meeting by the deaths of three students and the serious injury of a third, as they crossed a two-lane road to their waiting school bus in rural Indiana.

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NHTSA Urges Motorists to Stop for School Buses

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is responding to a rash of student fatalities and injuries this week at school bus stops, by urging motorists to pay more attention and “exercise caution.”

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Two More Student Deaths Reported at School Bus Stops

Two more children died in the past two days while trying to board their school buses, bringing the week’s total to five. That is one short of the total number of students killed nationwide last school year in the loading and unloading zone.

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