Why School Buses Are Yellow? Ever Wondered?

Colors are everywhere. They not only make things beautiful but they also makes our lives much easier in many ways. Take traffic lights for example,how would you like it, if, instead of red- yellow- green light system, they flashed written messages on a screen telling you to stop or go? It may be all right for some people, but for the majority citizens, color coding does a better job. This is just one of the many instances where colors make things more convenient for us.Screenshot_1

However, in some cases, in adding convenience, colors make things safer for us too- school buses are an excellent example of this.

Important of safety in school buses

School buses, aa we all know, have a huge responsibility riding on their yellow buses, carrying hundreds of students to and form school on daily basis… that is one huge responsibility. Think about it, they transport future presidents, tech- wizards, innovators, sportsman, basically they carry an entire generation of human kind inside them. Needless to say, they ought to be very careful wherever they go.

School buses aren’t pure yellow!


Many of you might be surprised to learn that the color of school buses in the US is not actually pure yellow, it’s a mixture of orange and lemon yellow, just like the colour of a mango.

But why the color of the Buses yellow?