SARASOTA, FL - Friday's traffic accident involving a school bus is raising questions about the safety practices of drivers.
More than one student told police officers that at some point before the crash, the driver was looking at a cell phone.
The driver admits looking at a phone, but only to check the time, and denies looking at the phone at the time of the crash.
Is it safe for drivers to be looking at a phone while behind the wheel of bus full of children?
What are the safety regulations and guidance they are given?
Could they safety measures be improved?
ABC 7 Reporter Ray Collins is on the story.