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school bus

n.
A publicly or privately owned vehicle that is used for taking schoolchildren to and from school or school-related activities.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.school bus - a bus used to transport children to or from schoolschool bus - a bus used to transport children to or from school
autobus, bus, charabanc, double-decker, jitney, motorbus, motorcoach, passenger vehicle, omnibus, coach - a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport; "he always rode the bus to work"
Translations
koulubussi
autobus scolaire
スクールバス
ônibus escolar

school bus

nscuolabus m inv
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Since the EPA launched its Clean School Bus USA program 15 years ago, the agency has been working to ensure that the safest way 26 million students get to school, the iconic yellow school bus, is also one of the healthiest, said Charlie Hood, executive director of the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services.
Listed on the Guangzhou Equity Exchange in May 2014, Guangzhou-Air School Bus possesses vast successful experience in school bus operation accumulated over years and outstanding service quality.
He also said that RTA is working with the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) to better regulate the school bus fee structure.
The training programme includes sessions to sensitise school bus staff on the importance of their duties, how to act in case of an emergency, including associated aspects, such as personal hygiene and how to better interact with parents and their children.
Tolentino said the LTFRB has explained and informed school bus operators long before and have been given enough time to comply with the policy.
Moreover, the Committee also has implemented regulations to train school bus drivers and escorts, and provide them with all necessary information, practical experience and professional knowledge that will help them promote the safety of students while traveling between school and home.
Maria Goretti in northeast Edmonton that was attacked by another on the school bus.
In February 2013, six Jubail international primary schoolchildren died and 10 other students injured when the driver of a passenger car lane-jumped and struck a private school bus.
Issued on July 11, the new set of school transport rules highlights a list of new fines, which will be implemented in order to ensure adherence to the rules and regulations governing the safety aspects of school bus transportation.
The working seems to be pretty simple here with the popular GPS technology being used to track a signal emitting device placed in the school bus.
Who would EMS, police, and fire rescue units respond to more quickly: a two car crash at an intersection in a snow storm, or a school bus full of young children that just collided with another object or vehicle, or perhaps even another school bus?
Lynell Peterson, managing director of the School Transportation Association of Massachusetts that represents school bus companies, told the committee the two year compliance timetable does not provide enough time for bus companies to respond.