2018 was another busy year for school bus contractors with many significant events and changes. Following are the most significant occurrences and legal events from the past year that most affected school bus contractors.
1/3/2019| Reference Number : 131.0| Legal | Accidents
, Stop Arm Camera Law
, 75 P.a. C.S.A. §3345
, School Bus Safety Grant Program
, Seat Belts
, Pa RTK
, Hawkins and Fox 43 v. Central Dauphlin School District ORO 65 P.S. §67.708 (b) |
The debate about seats belts on school buses has been shurning for decades. Despite years of debate there is currently no Federal requirment for seat belts on school buses. As a result, several states have elected to establish legislation requiring seat belts on school buses. But, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) currently stands b its commitment to compartmentalization, the current federal requirment, and maintains that is is the most effective method during the eve...