EEAE: SCHOOL BUS SAFETY PROGRAM

FILE: EEAE
 
The safety and welfare of student riders will be the first consideration in all matters pertaining to Ctransportation. Safety precautions will include the following:
  1. 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.
  2.  Emergency evacuation drills will be conducted at least twice a year to acquaint student riders with procedures in emergency situations.
  3. All vehicles used to transport students will be inspected periodically for conformance with state and federal safety requirements.
  4. Classroom review of safe arrival and dismissal rules for all students will be provided.
 
LEGAL REFS.:
M.G.L. 90:7b as amended by Ch. 246 Acts of 1986
M.G.L. 90:1 et seq.; 713:2; 713:7L
Highway Safety Program Standard No. 17
 
CROSS REF.:

Lexington Public Schools, Lexington MA
Adopted by Lexington School Committee: July 2015