EEAE: SCHOOL BUS SAFETY PROGRAM
The safety and welfare of student riders will be the first consideration in all matters pertaining to Ctransportation. Safety precautions will include the following:
- Students will be instructed as to the proper procedure for boarding and exiting from a school bus and in proper and safe conduct while aboard.
- Emergency evacuation drills will be conducted at least twice a year to acquaint student riders with procedures in emergency situations.
- All vehicles used to transport students will be inspected periodically for conformance with state and federal safety requirements.
- Classroom review of safe arrival and dismissal rules for all students will be provided.
M.G.L. 90:7b as amended by Ch. 246 Acts of 1986M.G.L. 90:1 et seq.; 713:2; 713:7LHighway Safety Program Standard No. 17
Lexington Public Schools, Lexington MA
Adopted by Lexington School Committee: July 2015