traffics deaths http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Money Restored To Add Cameras On School Buses http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/money-restored-add-cameras-school-buses <p>The Wyoming Senate gave initial approval to a bill that would place cameras on school buses. The idea is to capture motorists who illegally pass buses while they are stopped.&nbsp; The bill allocates $5 million to purchase and install the cameras, an expense the Senate Appropriations Committee opposed.&nbsp; Senate Appropriations Chairman Eli Bebout suggested that money be spent on prevention and not enforcement.&nbsp; Education Chairman Hank Coe, of Cody, says prevention hasn't worked.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 00:51:59 +0000 Bob Beck 54665 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Money Restored To Add Cameras On School Buses Safety official tries to help Wyoming reduce traffics deaths http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/safety-official-tries-help-wyoming-reduce-traffics-deaths <p>One of the issues surrounding workplace safety is the number of serious highway crashes related to work.&nbsp; In fact, 2010 statistics show that better than half of the fatalities in Wyoming were transportation related.&nbsp; Colonel Mark Trostel is the former head of the Colorado Highway Patrol.&nbsp; During his time that state went from have one of the lowest traffic safety records to the fifth best.&nbsp; He is currently working to improve Encana&rsquo;s traffic safety record and so far so good.&nbsp; Trostel has been chosen to help Wyoming find ways to improve its ranking.&nbsp; We cau Fri, 22 Jun 2012 21:40:17 +0000 Bob Beck 25951 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Safety official tries to help Wyoming reduce traffics deaths