Bad start for school buses as multiple violations recorded

TAGS: Transport

The Athens Traffic Police said on Monday it registered 60 safety and traffic violations by 316 school buses on the first day of the academic year.

Fines were handed to drivers for violations ranging from faulty tachographs, violating the speed limit, not wearing a seatbelt, worn-out tires and others.

Authorities said inspections of school buses will continue throughout the school year.