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TAS BUS Association Code of Behaviour

IN THE INTEREST OF SAFETY, WHILE TRAVELLING ON BUSES:

STUDENTS

I WILL:

  • Board and leave the bus in an orderly manner.
  • If directed by the driver, occupy a particular seat.
  • Sit properly on the seat.
  • Respect bus property and the property of others by not marking or damaging it.
  • Accept the driver is in charge and obey his or her instructions.
  • Place my bag/s under the seat or in the storage areas provided.
  • Behave safely at all times.
  • Try to have the correct fare when purchasing tickets.
  • Wait until the bus has moved off before I attempt to cross the road.

I WILL NOT:

  • Physically or verbally harass other passengers, or the driver.
  • Create unnecessary noise.
  • Move about while the bus is in motion.
  • Extend any part of my body out of the windows.
  • Throw any object either inside, or outside the bus.
  • Smoke while on the bus.
  • Eat or drink while on the bus without the permission of the driver.
  • Distract the bus driver from his or her duties.
  • Carry illegal, oversize and/or dangerous objects.
  • Obstruct the aisle, doors or emergency exits.
  • Stand on, or put my feet on the seat.
  • Cross the road in front of the bus.

PARENTS

I WILL:

  • Deliver and collect my child on the same side of the road/highway as to which he/she is let off from the bus.

I WILL NOT:

  • Park on the other side of the road/highway to which the bus stops and wait there for my child to cross the road.

I understand the above mentioned rules. I also understand that failure to comply may result in my child being suspended from travelling on the bus. If my child is suspended I the (parent/guardian) will be responsible for transporting my child to school at my own cost.