CHP to enforce school bus pedestrian safety law

Date Posted: 08/28/2017

Categories: News, Traffic Tickets, California Highway Patrol, California Drivers

SANTA MARIA, Calif. - The CHP will be conducting school bus pedestrian safety enforcement operations in several communities on the Central Coast this week.

The special enforcement program is designed to drive home the law on school bus safety.

Despite years of public information campaigns by state and local law enforcement and local school districts, recent statistics show most drivers either don't know the law when it comes to a school bus that stops in the road or choose to ignore it.

School buses are among the most visible reminders that kids are back in school and school buses are back on the street in local neighborhoods.

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