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School Bus Safety

 

Even safer than riding in your own vehicle, riding on a school bus is the safest way for your child to travel to and from school. The greatest risk is not riding the school bus, but approaching or leaving it, so children need to be especially careful around the school bus “danger zone,” which is the 10 feet in front, behind and on each side of the school bus.

 

For Parents

arrow What kids should be taught about bus safety

 

For More Information

arrow Kids, the School Bus, and You
arrow Seat Belts on School Buses
arrow Additional resources from NHTSA

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arrow Learn Safety Rules
arrow Make Safety Fun
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Take the Safety Pledge

 

Activity Book

 

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