School Buses Remain Safest Vehicles on the Road


Many par­ents wor­ry about the safe­ty of school bus­es. New bus­es are receiv­ing the first safe­ty upgrades since fed­er­al stan­dards were updat­ed in 1977. A num­ber of states are mov­ing to make them safer by requir­ing seat and shoul­der belts. Despite the wor­ries of par­ents, trans­porta­tion experts say school bus­es remain the safest way for kids to get to school.