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Drivers and Training

The role of the school bus driver in ensuring the safe transportation of children to and from school and school-related activities is as important as any other link in the school transportation safety chain. Federal licensing and endorsements supplemented by state and local training are essential.

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NTSB Recommendations and NASDPTS Response to Pedal Misapplication in Heavy Vehicles

In its investigation of five accidents involving heavy vehicles, including four involving school buses, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) suggested that pedal misapplication was a factor; that is, depressing the accelerator instead of, or in addition to, the brake pedal.  The following documents provide information and guidance that states, local school districts, charter schools, private schools, contractors, and school bus drivers can use to reduce the risks associated with pedal misapplication:

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NASDPTS
1007 Vineyard Street
Cohoes, NY  12047

Ronna Weber
Executive Director

ExecDir@nasdpts.org
(703) 203-6485

Jennifer Bruce
Administrative & 
Member Services Director
AdminServices@nasdpts.org
(518) 331-3019

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