New York’s Best School Bus Drivers go head-to-head in Annual School Bus Safety Competition on May 20th in Rockland County
When I think about safety I always come back to the following definition: Freedom from risk. Schools are constantly facing the issue of risk as kids are transported on the school bus. And for many school districts, safety comes in the form of driver training or technology to mitigate that risk. All the effort and expense goes toward decreasing the chance of a minor or major accident. But even when measures are taken, bad behaviors and crashes can still occur with a negative outcome.
Clark County School District officials met with media to share more information on the heroic school bus driver who assisted students with evacuating after a car T-boned the bus and flipped it over.
CINCINNATI — Petermann Bus, a leading provider in student transportation, partnered with the Greater Cincinnati Chapter of the American Red Cross for the “A Cause for Alarms: Mega Blitz 2017” event.
Helena Public Schools in Montana are pushing for the statewide adoption of lap-shoulder seat belts in school buses after fully transitioning to the occupant restraints with help from contractor First Student.
"That was a situation not anticipated by a school bus contractor and it had never happened before," the attorney said.
In fact, children can seemingly vanish in broad daylight from the view of bus drivers, despite state and federal regulations designed to eliminate the threat of injury in the Danger Zone.