FMVSS 131 & FMVSS 217

School Bus Regulation:

Each opening for a required emergency exit shall be outlined around its outside perimeter with a retroreflective tape with a minimum width of 2.5 centimeters and either red, white, or yellow in color, that when tested under the conditions specified in S6.1 of Standard No. 131 (49 CFR 571.131), meets the criteria specified.

  • 1" strip used to mark side emergency exit windows
  • 1" strip used to mark back emergency exit windows

FMVSS 131 Regulation
FMVSS 217 Regulation

School Bus Side Markings
School Bus Side Markings
School Bus Rear Markings
School Bus Rear Markings