JEFFERSON CITY — Federal safety officials are looking at whether seat belts would have helped to reduce the injuries from this month's bus crash near St. Louis — five years after Missouri officials recommended getting seat belts into the state's bus fleet.
Analysis: Missouri school bus seat belt debate returns
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