Transportation and law enforcement officials promote the importance of stopping for school buses with their red lights flashing and stop arms extended.
The Navajo president and VP sign an official proclamation that was advocated by Ganado USD school bus drivers and staff.
Anita Krasteva and her brothers Petar and Angel were top entrants in the 2016 North Carolina poster contest. Anita went on to win a national title.
An event at the Governor’s Residence highlights school bus safety issues and recognizes winners of the state’s poster contest and safety competition.
The New York School Bus Contractors Association holds a variety of school bus safety events throughout the state and renews its call for stiffer penalties for drivers who illegally pass stopped school buses.
During School Bus Safety Week, state troopers are riding on or following school buses to catch motorists who illegally pass them.
The company holds its 6th annual Anti-Bullying Awareness initiative, which runs throughout October, and inducts 15 new members into its Safety Wall of Fame.
Appreciation efforts for Cobb County’s more than 1,000 drivers include a poetry contest, thank-you cards, and breakfasts and lunches.
Gov. Sam Brownback designates Oct. 19 as a day to honor the state’s more than 4,200 school bus drivers.
Durham School Services has created “Rollin’ With Safety,” which gives students and parents school bus safety tips.
School bus operations can request a free copy of the company’s new “Danger Zones” program, along with safety PSAs and a poster.
The New York Association for Pupil Transportation’s “Safe Stop Survey” will have school bus drivers in a sample group of districts count the number of times their buses are passed on a designated day and will release the results each month.
School bus operations across the nation are working to spotlight school bus safety this week — in some cases with the help of law enforcement.