School Bus Driver Texting While Driving Bus Load of Kids

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Another example of an irresponsible adult who clearly has no respect for the value of human life. It’s bad enough that this woman is risking her own life and the lives of other people who are driving the same roads….. It is beyond outrageous that she is additionally risking the lives of innocent children entrusted in her care while riding her school bus.

The Florida school bus driver has been suspended after she was caught on cellphone video allegedly texting while driving a bus packed with middle school students.

In my view, SUSPENSION is not sufficient. She should have been fired immediately and charged with criminal negligence and endangering the lives of minors.

Venus Cotto-Silva’s daughter, an eighth-grader, captured the video footage last Friday of the Hillsborough County school bus driver allegedly driving with one hand on the wheel while looking down at her phone, which was in the other hand.

“When she showed me the video, I just couldn’t believe it,” Cotto-Silva said.

A Florida law to ban texting while driving goes into effect Oct. 1, although bus drivers will be exempt.

My question is, WHY ARE SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS EXEMPT FROM THIS LAW?

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