School Bus Safety

NHTSA Announces Final Rule Requiring Seat Belts on Motorcoaches – 11/20/13

NHTSA 34-13Wednesday, November 20, 2013Contact: Nathan Naylor, 202-366-9550, Public.Affairs@dot.gov WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today issued a final rule requiring lap and shoulder seat belts for each passenger and driver seat on new motorcoaches and other large buses. This new rule enhances the …

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Five students injured in Solano school bus crash

Five students were taken to hospitals with minor injuries after their Dixon Unified School District bus overturned as the driver tried to pass a farm tractor near Dixon this morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said. Both the tractor and the school bus were heading east on Hackman Road near …

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