Most buses don't have seatbelts, but experts say they have other common sense safety features that make up for that including bright color, size and height from the ground.
How safe are modern school buses?
According to the New Orleans Police Department, there were 40 accidents involving school buses in 2017.
Why there's such a shortage of school bus drivers
Owosso Public Schools Transportation Director Steve Delong says there's a couple reasons for the shortage.
Taken for a Ride: How safe are charter school buses?
Fifty-four of the 70 charter schools that hire out their bus service did not provide WWL-TV proof that each bus was properly insured.
School Bus Safety Tips for Kids and Parents
It's that time of year again -- students are headed back to school and parents are trying to help them prepare ...
Heroic School Bus Driver Saves 20 Students From Fire
This school bus driver went way above and beyond the call of duty.
School bus transporting 20 students crashes in Redford Township, no injuries reported
A school bus transporting students was involved in a crash in Redford Township Monday morning.
10 people injured after school bus overturns in Southwest Dallas
At least 10 people were injured after a school bus overturned into a ditch in Southwest Dallas Thursday afternoon.
20 students injured when school bus collides with garbage truck in Indiana
School officials said several students may have broken bones and others received stitches.
Superintendent lauds school bus driver’s action before fire
Hayes Center, Neb. — A Nebraska school superintendent is crediting a driver for evacuating seven students from his bus before it erupted in flames. Hayes Center Superintendent Tony Primavera says the bus was between rural stops Monday afternoon when the driver smelled what he thought was burning wires. He stopped the bus and got the [...]
School Bus Driver Rescues 34 Kids From Fiery Crash
What problems are showing up in your child's school bus
State law requires every school bus be inspected at least once a year.
Where's the bus? The school district of Milton says a new app could answer that
The School District of Milton said it will feature a new app starting in the 2019 school year that will allow parents to track their students bus.
Terrifying video: Semi-truck slams into school bus in Texas; 10 students hurt
The trucker says his brakes failed before the rig hit the bus.
Nearly 100 N.O. school buses have failed inspection; hundreds more haven't been looked at
WWL-TV’s “Taken for a Ride” investigation found dozens of safety violations, falsified inspection records and insurance documents and other problems.
7-Year-Old Girl Critical After Truck Hit Her While She Was Getting Off Her School Bus
(CNN) — A 7-year-old Maryland girl remains in critical condition after being struck by a truck while getting off her school bus this week, the latest in a recent rash of accidents involving children at bus stops. Skyla Shirriel was struck by a pickup Tuesday while crossing the street in Bryantown, Maryland, about an hour's drive southeast of Washington, D.C.
Police identify victims in fatal school bus crash; Girl still in critical condition
Investigators are working to determine why a school bus and train collided Friday afternoon in Athens, killing a 13-year-old boy, and critically injuring a 9-year-old girl.
White girls, ages 10 and 11, accused of 'racist' assault on black girl on N.Y. school bus
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, "I am appalled by the reports of the horrendous, 20-minute racist assault on a 10-year-old African American girl."
Kid pens hilarious pros and cons list about staying home after he misses school bus
MADISON, Ohio (STORYFUL) - A kid’s hilarious list outlining the pros and cons of him staying home from school after he missed the bus took Twitter by storm after his sister shared it on June 4. Sarah Holliday tweeted images of her brother Adam’s list, and his note about what happened. He “regretfully” informed his mother that he missed his “means of public transportation” to school, before launching into the pros and cons of the situation.
School bus overturns on side of road; 10 people sent to hospitals, reports say
A school bus transporting students overturned Thursday in Texas.