A school bus in North America is a type of bus specifically designed, ..... The
focus on structural integrity influenced new requirements in the U.S. Federal
Motor Vehicle Safety Standards for schoo...
Learn how NHTSA regulations define a school bus, school-related event, and
much more in its Frequently Asked Questions about School Buses.
The school bus is one of the safest vehicles on the road. Learn more about the
laws and regulations governing school buses that ensure your child is safe on
The federal government has established 35 safety standards to help ensure safe
school bus transportation and states are free to pass even stricter regulations.
specifically for school buses. Click on the FMVSS designation to see the most
recent edition of the regulation. Several federal motor vehicle safety standards ...
Accordingly, dealers selling or leasing a new “school bus” must sell or lease a
vehicle that meets the safety standards applicable to school buses. NHTSA's ...
Passenger Vans Do Not Meet Safety Standards. As a result of the passage of the
National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 and the School Bus ...
May 1, 2004 ... There is a section on “School Buses.” The complete text ... Vehicle Safety
Standard (FMVSS) in the order prescribing the standard. A standard ...
The safety of school bus travel is achieved through a combination of federal and
... All new school buses must meet the NHTSA's safety standards, as well as all ...
Chassis of School Buses Subject to SED or OGS Rules.......................... .... Safety
Standards (FMVSS - Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations) : (B) SCHOOL ...