30. The word “ÉCOLIERS” shall be painted or otherwise indicated on the outside walls of a school bus, above the windshield and the rear window. All the letters shall be black, at least 200 mm high and at least 32 mm wide. If the word “ÉCOLIERS” is indicated by a light-emitting diode (LED) sign, the background of the sign shall be black and the letters shall be in contrasting colour in order to be legible.
In addition, the rear outside wall shall bear an inscription in black letters at least 75 mm high indicating to the drivers of other vehicles that they must stop when the red lights of the school bus are flashing.
In the case of a fully electric school bus, an inscription or a pictogram allowing to identify the bus as such and an indication of where the high tension may be deactivated from outside the school bus shall be affixed on the outside wall.
O.C. 285-97, s. 30; O.C. 643-2005, s. 4; 1058-2021O.C. 1058-2021, s. 51; 1060-2021O.C. 1060-2021, s. 31.