Everyone wants to be safe around school buses – no one wants to put anybody’s children’s health and safety in danger or be the responsible for preventable accidents that could turn out to be fatal.
With that said, motorists should be on top of all of the information they need to know in order to be cautious and under control around a school bus. Experts say that, unfortunately, most drivers do not know the laws regarding school zone driving and are unaware of the dangers they pose to kids if they choose to be distracted while behind the wheel.
One of the most important things drivers should be aware of while driving around a school zone is that they should always avoid passing a school bus that is stopped. Motorists must keep in mind that they must stop their vehicles as soon as they see the school bus stopped and especially if it has its flashing lights on.
If you are a driver, follow the link below to learn more about how you can make the difference and keep school zones safe by following rules and driving carefully.
For the entire list of tips and rules, read the full article here:
School bus tips for motorists