ESP70 – Safety Report and Investigation

ESP70 – Safety Report and Investigation

This procedure

This procedure describes the actions taken following receipt of a Safety Report. Safety Reports document concerns or issues from any party regarding the safety of a school bus operation not related to a specific incident or event.

The key objectives of this procedure are:

  • All participants know how to make a safety report
  • All participants feel empowered to make reports
  • Safety reports are recorded and investigated fully
  • The outcomes or findings of investigations are implemented.

related forms

reporting and monitoring

The reporting and monitoring tools used in this procedure are:

  1. Service Manager reports to Network Manager each month
  2. Network Manager reports major events to Committee immediately
  3. Network Manager reports to Committee each quarter.


Policy guidance on incident reports and investigations can be found in EP3 – School bus safety