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D250-12 - School buses

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  • 2012

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  • CSA

CSA D250 - School Buses

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Safe, secure and efficient transportation of students on school buses to and from their homes is critical. Provincial regulations, legislation, and standards help to make school bus transportation the safest mode of transportation for children. The main purpose of CSA D250 is to help ensure the safest vehicle possible for students transported by school buses. The ninth edition includes updates and new requirements to help ensure the continued safe transportation of children on school buses.

Highlights of D250 Include:

  • Introduces new requirements for school buses designed to be wheelchair accessible, taken from CSA D409 - Motor Vehicles for the Transportation of Persons with Physical Disabilities
  • Includes requirements for a handrail to be located at the service door entrance
  • Defines requirements for a side intrusion test to assess the suitability of new materials used in the construction of the school bus body

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