Now that the nation has returned to school, we again are faced with the recurring nightmares of lost students, “overcrowded” buses, verified ridership and appropriate behaviors. While talking about the use of GPS and RFID, specific instances have been given on how to best use your resources. Camera systems are no different as they are an invaluable resource and asset.
Recent events have caused many school, pupil transportation and public safety officials to re-examine the threat of school-related and school bus-related terrorism. While I am not predicting acts of terrorism, there are indicators that our risk for terrorist attacks on U.S. soil has increased.