- Bus monitors are assigned to each school bus for the purpose of supervision and communication.
- ISY Security inspects school busses daily, at arrival and prior to departure from the ISY campus
- School busses are equipped with seat belts
- School busses are equipped with first aid kits and fire extinguishers
- School busses are equipped with in-bus video surveillance cameras
- Bus Monitors and Drivers have been vetted and advised of ISY’s Child Protection Policy
- ISY Security maintains a roster of students assigned to each bus
For student safety, ISY Security monitors the transportation of students to and from ISY along the pre-designated routes. This enables ISY Security to note security concerns and help address security related issues with the ISY bussing program.
- Each bus monitor is issued an ISY owned “smart phone”.
- The ISY Bus Coordinator will ensure that all the phones have sufficient credits
- Each ISY owned “smart phone” is identified by school bus letter.
- Each “smart phone” is pre-loaded with a secure travel security application called Traveler Secure (www.travelersecure.com).
- The ISY Bus Coordinator will ensure that the bus monitors are familiar with the Traveler Secure system and understand check-in requirements.
- Each school bus will be reflected in the Travelers Secure System under an ISY account and by bus letter. This will facilitate easy tracking.
- Traveler Secure is a travel security system that connects travelers through a phone application (iOS or Android) to a web-based map/dashboard that can be monitored by managers and/or security personnel. This is the same system utilized for the ISY Travel Security Support Program.
- Traveler Secure is provided to International Schools at no cost. -2-
- The application allows for non-verbal check-ins that are automatically logged by date, time, and location.
- Security personnel and/or managers can receive email notifications of check-ins on a pre- determined schedule.
- ISY Security can monitor ISY bus transportation in near real time.
- The application will also notify security personnel and/or managers if travelers move outside an authorized travel area. (Geo-Fencing)
- The application is configured with a non-verbal emergency notification system that willnotify emergency contacts/managers/security personnel and provide real-time location information.