"School Bus Pre-trip Inspection Checklist Template" - Louisiana

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State of Louisiana
Department of Education
SCHOOL BUS PRE-TRIP INSPECTION CHECKLIST
DISTRICT: ___________________________________________________________________________________
BUS NO.:____________________________________________________
DATE: From:____________________________TO:___________________________
BEFORE EACH AM & PM TRIP
CODE: OK_________________
NEEDS ATTENTION:_______________________________
CORRECTION MADE:______________________________
Inspection Date:
AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM
A
CHECK OUTSIDE THE BUS:
1. Fuel tanks(s)/Filler Cap(s)
2. Exhaust Pipe
3. Tires/Rims/Lugs
4. Air Tank(s)
5. Under Bus Leaks (Oil, Fuel, Coolant, Water, Power
Steering Fluid, Brake Fluid, etc.)
6. Battery
7. General Outside Appearance
B
CHECK UNDER THD HOOD:
1. Belts/Hoses/Wiring
2. Fluid Levels
3. Fuel Leaks
C.
CHECK INSIDE THE BUS:
1. Fire Extinguisher/First Aid Kit/Emergency
Reflectors/Spare Fuses
2. Seats/Floor/General Appearance
3. Emergency Exit(s)
D.
START ENGINE AND CONTINUE INSIDE CHECK:
1. Dash Gauges/Light/Warning Buzzers
2. Horns/Steering Wheel
3. Windshield Wipers/Washer
4. Heater/Defroster/Fan
5. Dome Lights/Step-Well Lights
6. Driver's Seat/Seat Belt/ Mirrors
7. Service Brake/Parking Brake/Emergency Brake
8. Overhead Flashing Lights/Stop Arms
9. Turn Indicators/Hazard Lights
E.
CHECK OUTSIDE THE BUS WITH ENGINE RUNNING:
1. Stoplights/Taillights/Back-up Signal
2. Headlights/Parking Lights/Side Marker Lights
3. Overhead Flahsers/Stop Arms
4. Turn Indicators/Hazard Lights/Strobe Lights
5. Windshield/Windows/Mirrors
State of Louisiana
Department of Education
SCHOOL BUS PRE-TRIP INSPECTION CHECKLIST
DISTRICT: ___________________________________________________________________________________
BUS NO.:____________________________________________________
DATE: From:____________________________TO:___________________________
BEFORE EACH AM & PM TRIP
CODE: OK_________________
NEEDS ATTENTION:_______________________________
CORRECTION MADE:______________________________
Inspection Date:
AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM
A
CHECK OUTSIDE THE BUS:
1. Fuel tanks(s)/Filler Cap(s)
2. Exhaust Pipe
3. Tires/Rims/Lugs
4. Air Tank(s)
5. Under Bus Leaks (Oil, Fuel, Coolant, Water, Power
Steering Fluid, Brake Fluid, etc.)
6. Battery
7. General Outside Appearance
B
CHECK UNDER THD HOOD:
1. Belts/Hoses/Wiring
2. Fluid Levels
3. Fuel Leaks
C.
CHECK INSIDE THE BUS:
1. Fire Extinguisher/First Aid Kit/Emergency
Reflectors/Spare Fuses
2. Seats/Floor/General Appearance
3. Emergency Exit(s)
D.
START ENGINE AND CONTINUE INSIDE CHECK:
1. Dash Gauges/Light/Warning Buzzers
2. Horns/Steering Wheel
3. Windshield Wipers/Washer
4. Heater/Defroster/Fan
5. Dome Lights/Step-Well Lights
6. Driver's Seat/Seat Belt/ Mirrors
7. Service Brake/Parking Brake/Emergency Brake
8. Overhead Flashing Lights/Stop Arms
9. Turn Indicators/Hazard Lights
E.
CHECK OUTSIDE THE BUS WITH ENGINE RUNNING:
1. Stoplights/Taillights/Back-up Signal
2. Headlights/Parking Lights/Side Marker Lights
3. Overhead Flahsers/Stop Arms
4. Turn Indicators/Hazard Lights/Strobe Lights
5. Windshield/Windows/Mirrors
Inspection Date:
AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM
F.
COMPLETE FINAL CHECKS:
1. Fasten Seat Belt
2. Test Brakes (Stop and Hold)
3. Clutch Travel
4. Steering Wheel Play
I certify that all items listed on this form were checked before placing the bus in service. All fault or improperly functioning equipment that may affect the safety of the vehicle's operation or result in its mechanical breakdown
was reproted, in writing, to proper authorities and appropriate repairs were made before allowing pupils to board the bus.
____________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________
DRIVER NAME (PLEASE PRINT)
DRIVER SIGNATURE
DATE
RECORD OF MAJOR REPAIRS AND PERIODIC SERVICES
DATE
MILEAGE
TYPE OF REPAIR SERVICE
COST
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