Dubai Emirates Transport (ET), has stated that all preparations are complete to provide travel facilities in Dubai for approximately 2.41 lakh students at Dubai schools and universities. 7.217 buses were equipped with smart systems this academic year to safely transport children to school and college.
ED is a government agency that provides school vehicles. ET Acting CEO Faryal Tawakul stated that there will be 4,161 buses to transport 1.7 lakh children from 504 government schools, 2,256 buses to transport 54,794 children from 122 private schools, and special buses for scheduled classes. 800 vehicles for college students. There will be drivers and supervisors who have been properly trained at different stages.
Children’s Safety Is Priority
Cameras and sensors are used to track the vehicle’s movement and crew behavior. A special button is used to notify the driver of an emergency and alert the control center. It is possible to track the bus’ movements using electronic tracking and radio frequency ID (RFID). Parents can also see when buses arrive and depart from each stop. The law requires at least four cameras to be mounted on a bus. The footage must be kept by school authorities for a period of 30 days.