IN THE SCHOOLS
School buses are one of the safest forms of transportation for school children. This includes all ages - from pre-k through high school.
Every day, about 500,000 school buses transport more than 23 million students to and from school. However, each year, nationally, about 24 school aged children are killed in school transportation-related traffic crashes. Through hands-on presentations and videos, Traffic Safety Specialists from AAA are out in the community teaching the importance of School Bus Safety.
Some of the topics include:
Additional information regarding School Bus Safety including seat-belt usage is available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Tips for Drivers: