MDs call for new safety features after death in school bus crash
- Teaching Children Bus Safety. Witmer, Daniel C. // Education Digest;May1980, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p36
This article focuses on the need for teaching school bus safety to children in classrooms. According to the National Safety Council, most deaths involving school buses occur while students are leaving, or boarding buses, not while they're riding. Also, nearly half of these students are killed by...
- Majestic Cos. Testing New Child Restraint for School Buses. Benson, Don // San Diego Business Journal;04/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 16, p8
Reports on Majestic Cos.'s testing of a child restraint for school buses. Development of SafeTBar system; Potential nationwide market.
- SCHOOL SAFETY STARTS ON THE BUS. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;9/9/2015, Vol. 48 Issue 32, p12
The article offers tips from the National Association of Pupil Transportation (NAPT) on safety of children in school bus.
- SCHOOL BUS SAFETY is a shared responsibility. LESLIE DUNCAN, FOTTRELL // NYSUT United;Fall2015, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p24
The article discusses that school bus safety is an important issue which should get priority, New York State United Teachers(NYSUT) has planned this idea to make awareness of the bus drivers and the children too about the knowledge of different dangers outside the school and school bus.
- Small passengers: Huge tragedies. Pirkrallidas, Susan // State Government News;Jan2002, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p16
Emphasizes the importance of the enforcement of state laws in the U.S. to improve child-passenger safety. Prevalence of the misuse of child-safety seats in automobiles; Details of a model state law on child-passenger safety; Discussion of the gaps and inconsistencies in laws regarding...
- Don't Mandate Child Booster Seats. Lund, Adrian K. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jun2001, Vol. 84 Issue 6, p27
Discusses the issue of the advisability of requiring booster seats in automobiles. Statistics on child fatalities due to vehicular accidents; Information on state laws on child restraint; Recommendations. INSET: When to Use a Booster Seat.
- Child Safety Group Data Reveals Proper Use Of Auto Restraints In N.Y., Pa, Ohio, Is Dismal. // Insurance Advocate;7/21/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 28, p24
Reports on the results of a study conducted by the Partners for Child Passenger Safety Study on the safety of child passengers in the United States. Statistics on child-restraint usage; Consequences of improper child restraints; What to do when a child has outgrown a car seat.
- THE RIGHT WAY TO BUCKLE UP. Kritz, Francesca // Parenting;Mar2001, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p27
Reveals that seat-belt adjusters are not regulated by any United States federal motor-vehicle safety standards and could increase a child's chances of getting hurt. Recommended safety seat for a child who weighs between 40 and 80 pounds.
- COME RIDE WITH ME, BABY. Miller, Kelli; Hirshberg, Charles // Popular Science;Feb2002, Vol. 260 Issue 2, p30
Reports on the development of an airbag-compatible infant car seat from Xportation Safety Concepts Inc. Features of the product; United States government policies on infant car seats.