School Bus Safety Tips For Drivers and NYC School Children
NYC Drivers Must Stop For School Buses
New York City public schools will be back in session on September 5th, 2018 : Drivers /motorist are reminded when approaching a school bus which has stop with its “STOP” arm extended and with its red lights flashing the motorist must stop in all directions to allow children to enter or exit the bus .
New York City Motorist- Driving in NYC – The Speed Limit was Change To 25 mph Effective November 7th, 2014
In an effort to reduce pedestrian fatalities the Speed Limit in NYC is 25 miles per hour. Unless otherwise posted. The change does not apply to the highways which have a 50 mph default limit.
School Bus Safety Tips For Kids
Always use caution when crossing the streets- walk on the sidewalks
Arrive at the bus stop early
Don’t play around at the bus stop
Stand at the bus stop a safe distance from the street – If You Can Not See The Bus Drivers Eyes He Can Not See You
Wait for the bus to come to a complete stop and for all traffic to stop before approaching the bus
Remain seated for the entire ride to and from school
Keep the aisles clear of your school bags
Upon exiting the bus step back away from the bus
Remember when crossing the street to cross at the intersection with the green light not from in between park cars.
Lets make this a safe season for our school