29 Apr '15, 9pm

District's school bus seat belt project is a proactive step: " /> Westfield (Ind.) Washington… #SchoolBus #Fleet

Westfield (Ind.) Washington Schools will test out lap-shoulder seat belts on six of its school buses in a new pilot program, as we recently reported . Several aspects of this program are particularly interesting. First, the seat belts will be retrofitted onto existing buses in Westfield’s fleet. It’s much more common for lap-shoulder belts to be installed on new buses, although we did report a few years ago that Dallas County Schools was retrofitting its older buses with the three-point restraints in addition to spec’ing them on new buses. The cost of retrofitting school buses with lap-shoulder belts is high. In the Westfield project, IMMI is footing the bill for the retrofitting labor costs, while the school district will cover the equipment costs. Julie Cooley, director of marketing communications for IMMI, said that multiple factors make retrofitting school buses with l...

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