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Bus Inspection Schedules and Results


School bus inspections are required twice each year on every vehicle that is used as a school bus in Iowa. Conducted by the Iowa Department of Education with assistance from the Iowa State Patrol, Joe Funk conducts the inspections in Eastern Iowa, Verlan Vos conducts the inspections in Central Iowa, and Tom Simpson conducts the inspections in Western Iowa. Inspection criteria can be found in the “Maintenance and Inspections Manual” under “Publications & Reports” on this website.

The following links provide bus inspection schedules for the inspectors:

East - Inspector, Joe Funk 515-669-4987,

Central - Inspector, Verlan Vos 515-669-4994,

West - Inspector, Tom Simpson 515-326-1022,

Bus Inspection Results

This information provides the school bus inspection results for every school transportation provider in the State of Iowa for the listed inspection period. Please read the category explanations to better understand the numbers and gain familiarity with the terms being used. Data for older inspection periods, beginning with 2011-2012, is available upon request.

NOTE: For specific inspection details and/or results concerning a particular bus, vehicle, or agency, you will need to contact the particular agency to which it pertains.

Iowa School Bus Inspection Results Guidance


Last Half Calendar Year 2017

2016-17 Inspection Results 1st Semester

2016-17 Inspection Results 2nd Semester


2015-16 Inspection Results 1st Semester

2015-16 Inspection Results 2nd Semester

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on April 15, 2021 at 10:00pm.