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.
School bus: A "bus" that is used for purposes that include carrying students to
and ... except as required by Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS), ...
The federal government has established 35 safety standards to help ensure safe
school bus transportation and states are free to pass even stricter regulations.
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 ...
SAFETY STANDARDS. (a) The Department of Public Safety, with the advice of
the Texas Education Agency, shall establish safety standards for school buses ...
May 1, 2004 ... SAFETY STANDARDS and. RELATED REGULATIONS. (issued as of May 1,
2004). TM. Prepared by. School Bus Manufacturers. Technical ...
Safety Standards (FMVSS) to reduce the number of fatalities and injuries from
motor ... NHTSA also works with each state on school bus safety and occupant.
(d) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Vehicles manufactured as school
buses and operating in interstate commerce are required to be in compliance ...
School buses have many safety features, including crush standards, size and
height advantages, flashing red lights, cross-view mirrors, reinforced sides, bright