Screenshot of dash cam footage from the Hays CISD school bus that minutes later would be struck by a concrete pump truck, resulting in a fatal roll over crash on March 22, 2024.

Texas School District Adopts Accelerated Seatbelt Plan Following Fatal Bus Crash

The Hays Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new school bus seatbelt plan, which outlines five steps to achieve a...
Seatbelts in a school bus.

Ohio School Bus Safety Recommendations Call for Technology Funding, No Seatbelt Mandate

After five months of in-person meetings, the Ohio School Bus Safety Working Group issued its long-awaited final recommendations on school bus safety, which does...

Second Ohio School Bus Working Group Focuses on Crash Risk Factors, Lap/Shoulder Seatbelts

A School Bus Safety Working Group called for by Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine following a fatal student ejection in August heard from several safety...
Seatbelts in a school bus.

Ohio School Bus Safety Working Group to Investigate Seatbelts Following Fatality

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced the creation of a School Bus Safety Working Group following the death of 11-year-old Aiden Clark. Clark was killed on...
Seatbelts in a school bus.

NAPT Asks Feds for Clarification on Benefits of School Bus Lap/Shoulder Seatbelts

Following a fatal student ejection during a school bus crash in in western Ohio, the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) called on federal...
Seatbelts in a school bus.

Ohio PTA Shows Support for Seatbelts in School Buses

The Ohio Parent Teacher Association has joined the National PTA in supporting seatbelts in school buses. The “Ohio PTA Board Position Statement: Support of...

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