Skip Maine state header navigation

Agencies | Online Services | Help

Maine Department of Education

 

Pupil Transportation Personnel, Training and Safety Report ED545

 

School Year 2002 2003

 

 

TRAINING:

 

1.  TOTAL NUMBER OF MALE SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS

1457

2.  TOTAL NUMBER OF FEMALE SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS

1179

3.  TOTAL NUMBER OF NEW BUS DRIVERS TRAINED

204

4.  AVERAGE NUMBER OF HOURS TRAINING GIVEN EACH NEW DRIVER

32

5.  TOTAL NUMBER OF IN-SERVICE DRIVERS TRAINED

2305

6.  AVERAGE NUMBER OF IN-SERVICE TRAINING HOURS PROVIDED per INSERVICE DRIVER

16

7.  TOTAL NUMBER OF PUPILS TRANSPORTED TO AND FROM SCHOOL EACH DAY

180240

8A. NUMBER OF THESE STUDENTS RECEIVING TRAINING IN SAFE RIDING PRACTICES

163943

8B. NUMBER OF THESE STUDENTS PARTICIPATING IN BUS EVACUATION DRILLS

166695

 

 

OPERATIONS SAFETY:

 

1.  NUMBER OF REPORTABLE CRASHES INVOLVING SCHOOL BUSES

121

2.  NUMBER OF CRASHES REPORTED BY THE DISTRICT AS PREVENTABLE

77

3.  NUMBER OF CRASHES THAT WERE REPORTED AS DUE TO DRIVER ERROR

47

4A. TOTAL NUMBER OF STUDENTS REPORTED INJURED

12

4B. TOTAL NUMBER OF SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS REPORTED INJURED

5

5A. TOTAL NUMBER OF PUPILS KILLED IN SCHOOL BUS CRASHES

0

5B. TOTAL NUMBER OF SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS KILLED IN SCHOOL BUS CRASHES

0

 

 

NOTE:  MAINE SCHOOL BUS REGULATIONS REQUIRE THAT ALL STUDENTS RIDING ON SCHOOL BUSES RECEIVE TRAINING IN SAFE RIDING PRACTICES AND EVACUATION TWICE DURING EACH SCHOOL YEAR.