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Students Who Know School Bus Safety Make the Bus Safer

Battle Ground Public School students in Washington are rewarded weekly with Bravo tickets, as part of the district’s Postive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) program, for following the district’s basic school bus rules.

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Indiana Becomes a Flash Point for School Bus Safety

Indiana State Police (ISP) officials are urging motorists to be more aware when driving, especially around school buses, after four students were killed in separate incidents that occurred over the past five weeks.

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Vehicle Crashes Jump 6 Percent in Recreational Pot States

New research has found that traffic crashes have jumped in states that have approved recreational pot usage — namely Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington. Now a number of school districts and bus drivers have even more to worry about on their daily routes, in addition to drunk drivers.

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First-Ever Hawaii School Bus Safety Week Honors Heroes

Hawaii Gov. David Ige signed the first School Bus Safety Week proclamation in the state’s history last month. In doing so, he honored a local school bus driver for keeping her students safe during a police-involved shooting over the summer.

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