To raise awareness of this dangerous problem, the Nova Scotia School Boards Association and Safety Services Nova Scotia present the annual School Bus Safety Student Video Contest.
School bus drivers say motorists are still not paying attention to the red flashing school bus lights.
School boards across Nova Scotia say motorists passing school buses that have their warning lights on is a growing and potentially dangerous problem.
It’s been a little over a month since kids headed back to school in Nova Scotia, and already it seems as though motorists have forgotten — or are ignoring — one of the golden rules surrounding school safety: stopping for school buses when their red lights are flashing.
Police and the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board are reminding motorists to exercise caution around school buses as they pick up and drop off tomorrow’s future leaders.
Kids are heading back-to-school today which means motorists need to be on the lookout for marked school zones. Safety Services Nova Scotia has some tips for students and drivers.