Bus accidents are rare compared to other types of vehicle crashes. Yet, when they occur, these accidents result in serious and life-changing injuries. Pedestrians, cyclists, and passengers are all at risk of suffering catastrophic injuries in a bus accident. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), in 2017, there were 73 fatal school… continue reading.
Over the last month or so, children around the country have sustained injuries or have been killed in school bus crashes. Last month, we posted a blog about the risks involved when boarding a school bus. However, in the event that a school bus crashes with another vehicle or entity, how well are children protected?… continue reading.
There have been multiple school bus crashes across the United States within the last week. Children and parents have been injured or killed in these tragedies while crossing the street to board a bus or while waiting at a bus stop. These recent crashes show that children can easily be put in harm’s way while… continue reading.
Whether being transported to classes during the school year for a field trip during the summer, hundreds of thousands of children are carried on buses each day across this country. Given the sheer number of kids who ride on them on a daily basis, you’d probably assume that a significant number of bus riders lose… continue reading.
A charter bus traveling between Fresno and Las Vegas collided with two vehicles near the Mojave Desert Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. The fatal bus crash killed one and severely injured another 26 people. The 2007 Chevrolet Starcraft bus was traveling eastbound along Highway 58 when it crossed over the center line, and came into contact… continue reading.