Stop for School Buses!
We spoke of stopping for school buses two weeks ago. However, in light of two crashes in two days in Palm Beach County, here it is again. In both cases motorists driving the other cars ran red lights or stop signs on school buses,
Please click to view this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sE1E9cef2w&feature=youtu.be that was created by the Sheriff’s Office explaining the rules about stopping around school buses that are dropping off or picking up children.
In a one-day survey of bus drivers conducted through the state Department of Transportation last April, Palm Beach County school bus drivers reported (via cameras attached to stop arms on buses) 2,481 stop arm violations by motorists in one day.
Sen. Oscar Braynon, D-Miami, has introduced a school bus stop arm camera bill that would fine mororists caught on camera going through a school bus stop.
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