During this important province-wide awareness raising campaign, most Federation member school bus Carriers organize numerous activities on school bus safety in collaboration with their school boards and local police forces. Don’t hesitate to call upon the carriers who serve your school. They are available to help you do classroom activities, carry out simulations around a school bus and more.
The SAAQ has produced a folder titled School Bus Transportation, a Shared Responsibility. Its content educates drivers, parents and children to adopt safebehavior around school buses and schools. Topromote the safety of the students, the SAAQ partners, which includes the BusCarriers Federation, are essential links in the chain since they distribute thebrochure. The PDF version of the folder is availablefor download on the SAAQ’s website at www.saaq.gouv.qc.ca.
The CAA-Quebec Foundation created a school safety patrols program to promote road safety awareness and education in school zones. CAA-Quebec school safety patrols date back to 1929, and nowadays, they are more than 5000 4th, 5thand 6th graders to participate each year!
To learn more about this program and its benefits, CLICK HERE or contact CAA-Quebec’s Road Safety department by phone:
Quebec City: 418 624-2424, ext. 2267
Elsewhere in Quebec: 1 800 463-7232, ext. 2267