Protect your students every day
Safety is a core value and way of life for all First Student employees
When it comes to the safety of your students, it’s imperative that you feel confident in those you trust to take care of them. With First Student as your student transportation provider of choice, you can rest assured that the safety of your students is our main priority.
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
School buses driven
of First Student shops are classified as lean
We have reduced our nitrogen oxide emissions by 73% over the past three years
Miles driven every year
Setting the standard in school transportation safety
Whether it’s our highly-trained drivers, top-of-the-line vehicles, industry-best technology, or relentless maintenance routine, First Student sets the award-winning safety standard.
Safety Begins with Who You Trust in the Driver’s Seat
Every driver is dedicated day-in and day-out to the safety and care of your students.Learn more
Caring for Students is Our First Priority
First Student drivers are the face of our company, but there is a whole team that stands behind and supports them. From Routing and dispatch to maintenance and safety, we’ve built our entire system around our promise to protect every student, every day. When you partner with us, you get that promise in action.Learn more
Technology Drives Safety and Efficiency
Our industry-best technology improves the quality of your transportation system, creates new efficiencies and keeps your students safe.Learn more
Delivering Students that are Physically Safe, and Emotionally Ready to Learn
Our concern extends beyond just getting your student from point-A to point-B, and extends to your student’s emotional safety. Our innovative FirstServes special education training equips our staff with the tools they need to deliver your students emotionally ready to learn.Learn more
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Learn More About Us
When it comes to the safety of your students, it’s imperative that you feel confident in those you trust to take care of them. With First Student as your student transportation provider of choice, you can rest assured that the safety of your students is our main priority. It is our utmost goal that everyone – students, parents, and district staff – feel comfortable and confident that we will provide the best start and finish to each student’s school day.