EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The start of school is just a couple of weeks away, and on Tuesday, Indiana State Police ensured the buses are safe to pick up and drop off students.
Per state law, ISP inspects every school bus in the state at the start of each school year.
New buses are inspected once a year and buses 12-years and older are inspected twice a year.
Troopers said an average of 83% of buses pass inspections.
The buses that don’t pass are either rejected or out-of-service.
(This story was originally published on July 30, 2019)