The Florida bus driver is charged with reckless driving after a student is allegedly dragged by the bus for about 300 feet after her backpack got caught in the bus doors.
The companies are offering a series of videos with safety tips on danger zones, crossing the street, and pick up and drop off procedures.
New York is the 19th state to allow the Gardian Angel safety lighting system as optional equipment.
The Backeye 360 can help eliminate blind spots by providing a real-time surround view of the vehicle in a single image.
The latest national report shows that in three of the fatal incidents, the school bus had its stop arm extended and its red lights activated when it was passed by a vehicle that struck a student.
The company has updated its Danger Zones Training Program to re-emphasize the need for bus drivers to ensure that students are following proper crossing procedures.
Districts, school bus companies, and suppliers hold refresher training, partner with law enforcement, and advocate for key legislation.
Ohio is the 17th state to allow the Gardian Angel safety lighting system as optional equipment.
A state bill signed into law earlier this year modifies requirements for stopping for school buses and decreases fines for some violations.
Kanawha County Schools holds two demonstrations for students, parents, and the public to unveil a new safety lighting system and other technology, and to dispense safety advice.
When a pedestrian is detected, the system will alert the driver on an in-cabin tablet as well as through caution lights on the cross-view mirrors.
The Canadian contractor’s new Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner C2 buses are equipped with the Perimeter View 360 camera package and Mobileye collision avoidance.
Police say a vehicle hit a child and fled the scene, but officers later locate and charge the driver.