|Policies and Regulations||NEPN Code: ECE
Seat Belt Use
Seat belts are safety equipment proven to have saved lives and to have significantly decreased the possibility of serious injury. Public employees, especially those who work with children, must show leadership by setting an example of a safe working environment.
The use of seat belts is required by all persons when driving or riding as a passenger in any District owned, rented, or leased vehicle equipped with seat belts. Students and staff are required to wear seat belts when traveling in private vehicles on school-related business.
All employees (temporary and permanent) are covered by this policy.
SDCL 32-37 - Child passenger restraint system
32-38 - Safety belt system usage in passenger vehicles
|Policy||Board Action||(formerly 4159.2 & 5140.4)|