Maximize Safety

Protect your students every day

Safety is a core value and way of life for all First Student employees

First Student was awarded the National Safety Council (NSC) Green Cross for Safety® medal, the highest award for safety in North America , so you can rest assured that:

  • Drivers are trained thoroughly
  • All technology is safety-focused
  • Highly trained technicians maintain every vehicle

Hours of specialized training for van drivers


Safer than the industry average

Designed for Safety

Green Cross for Safety Medal Recipient

presented by National Safety Council

Partner with First Student and you’ll get:

Preventative Maintenance

Designed to fit your district’s fleet usage, our comprehensive maintenance program incorporates all manufacturer-recommended service levels as well as local, state, provincial, and federal regulations.

Trained, Committed Drivers

Our rigorous driver recruitment procedures and training programs give you peace of mind that your district’s drivers are dedicated to providing the highest levels of service.

Award-Winning Dedication to Safety

Because of our dedication to safety school bus transportation, we’re twice as safe as the industry average in collisions. We’re also the only school transportation company to have received the prestigious National Safety Council (NSC) Green Cross for Safety® medal, the highest award for safety in North America.

Innovative Technologies

GPS devices on every bus pinpoint location, which helps address parent/guardian concerns.

Learn More About Us

First Transportation Solutions provides a collaborative approach that enables school districts to maintain ownership of their fleet and facilities while providing transportation best practices, support and training.

US Corporate Headquarters
600 Vine Street, Suite 1400
Cincinnati, OH 45202

P: (800) 844-5588

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