Even though it doesn’t feel like it, summer is coming to an end and students are returning to class on August 13. Both parents and children may go through a period of adjustment to new schools and schedules for a couple of weeks. During this potentially anxious time, acquainting or re-acquainting yourself with School Zone regulations ensures a safer start to the school year.
Assistant Risk Manager Christina Ford shares important tips to keep young ones safe while traveling to and from school. Motorists, parents, students and pedestrians should review the following:
Walking to School Safety Tips
School Bus Safety Tips
Sharing the Road with School Buses
Video: “School Bus Safety: Back-to-School Tips for Parents/Students”
Safety Tips for Motorists in School Zones
NOTE: Visit the National Safety Council website for more information.
The City hopes all schools enjoy a safe and productive year!