School Bus Staff

  • School bus drivers, monitors, attendants, and mechanics are required perform a self-health assessment for symptoms of COVID-19 before arriving to work. If personnel are experiencing any of the symptoms of COVID-19, they will notify their employer as per the reporting policies and seek medical attention. 

    School bus drivers, monitors, attendants, and mechanics must wear a face covering along with an optional face shield. 

    Transportation staff (drivers, monitors, attendants, mechanics, and cleaners) will be trained and provided periodic refreshers on the proper use of personal protective equipment and the signs and symptoms of COVID-19. 

    Transportation departments/carriers will need to provide personal protective equipment, such as masks and gloves for drivers, monitors, and attendants in buses as well as hand sanitizer for all staff in their transportation locations, such as dispatch offices, employee lunch/break rooms, and/or bus garages. 

    Drivers, monitors, and attendants who must have direct physical contact with a child must wear gloves.