This week is National School Bus Safety Week. As someone who is passionate about safety this is a great time to let you know the yellow school bus is the safest form of transportation to get a child to and from school. Whenever you see a yellow bus in your community you need to slow down and be aware there are children nearby. It is also important to note if you are driving and see a school bus stopped with its flashing red lights it means you need to stop. Children will be getting on or off of that school bus.
Passing a stopped school bus with its red lights flashing is a crime in New York State. Section 1174 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of The State of New York requires that all motorists from either direction approaching ......Read More