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School bus driver charged over almost 'catastrophic' highway merge

School bus driver charged over almost 'catastrophic' highway merge

A Sydney bus driver is charged over a near-miss with a truck on a city motorway that was captured on CCTV.

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	Sydney bus driver apologises for near-miss on M5 Motorway

Sydney bus driver apologises for near-miss on M5 Motorway

CCTV footage shows the bus allegedly pulling out in front of a loaded semi-trailer on the busy motorway in south-west Sydney during the Thursday morning school run.

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Death of Brisbane bus driver prompts audit of violent hotspots

Death of Brisbane bus driver prompts audit of violent hotspots

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union is launching a national audit of violent and antisocial hotpots in an effort to bolster drivers' safety across Australia.

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Rear exit windows on buses recommended after Brisbane driver's death

Rear exit windows on buses recommended after Brisbane driver's death

A report into the death of Brisbane council bus driver Manmeet Alisher, who died after being set alight, makes a number of recommendations to improve safety measures, including a new rear exit window and more emergency buttons.

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Hero driver thwarts bus theft outside Westfield Doncaster

A hero bus driver has thwarted a would-be hijacker, leaping into a moving vehicle and pulling on the handbrake outside a shopping centre in Melbourne's east.

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Dozens of schoolchildren killed in Tanzania bus crash

Dozens of schoolchildren killed in Tanzania bus crash

Thirty-two schoolchildren, two teachers and a minibus driver are killed in Tanzania after their vehicle plunges into a roadside ravine in the northern tourist region of Arusha, with President John Magufuli calling the accident a "national tragedy".

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Tanzania school bus crash kills 35

​Thirty-two schoolchildren, two teachers and a minibus driver where killed in Tanzania when their vehicle plunged into a roadside ravine in the northern tourist region of Arusha on Saturday, a senior police official said.

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Families, workers gather to remember those killed at work on Worker's Memorial Day

Family and friends of those killed included the family of slain bus driver Manmeet Sharma, who was burnt to death in an unprovoked attack.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 20 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
'I could have died': Bus driver claims poor maintenance behind airport fires

'I could have died': Bus driver claims poor maintenance behind airport fires

A week after denying safety concerns raised by the ABC's 7.30 program, airline service provider Aerocare emerges as the owner of an airport bus company with a number of unfortunate vehicle fires to its name.

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Emotions remain raw months after bus driver murdered

Emotions are still raw months after the callous murder of Brisbane bus driver Manmeet Sharma.

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	Sydney bus driver charged with sexually assaulting student

Sydney bus driver charged with sexually assaulting student

The driver of a bus for special-needs students has been accused of sexually assaulting a female teenage passenger earlier this year in Sydney's south-west.

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	Sydney bus driver charged sexually assaulting student

Sydney bus driver charged sexually assaulting student

The driver of a bus for special-needs students has been accused of sexually assaulting a female teenage passenger earlier this year in Sydney's south-west.

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Bus driver charged with sexually assaulting special-needs student in Sydney

The driver of a bus for students with special needs has been charged with sexually assaulting one of his teenage passengers in Sydney's south-west, police say.

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	Car crashes into a minibus driver as it turns a corner

Car crashes into a minibus driver as it turns a corner

The crash was caught on the car's dash camera andwas posted to Dash Cam Owners Australia's Facebook page on Tuesday.

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	Car crashes into a minibus driver as it turns a corner 

Car crashes into a minibus driver as it turns a corner 

The crash was caught on the car's dash camera andwas posted to Dash Cam Owners Australia's Facebook page on Tuesday.

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	Wetherill Crash: Bus and garbage truck collide injuring 15

Wetherill Crash: Bus and garbage truck collide injuring 15

Fifteen people have been injured and a bus driver has been trapped in wreckage after a bus carrying 20 people collided with a garbage truck in Sydney's Wetherill Park on Tuesday morning.

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	Two charged manslaughter bus crash NSW seven years ago

Two charged manslaughter bus crash NSW seven years ago

Two men are facing manslaughter charges seven years after a bus driver was killed and 28 passengers were injured when he lost control on Barrangarry Mountain, Kangaroo Valley, NSW.

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	Driver stops bus to prevent woman from jumping off bridge

Driver stops bus to prevent woman from jumping off bridge

An Ohio bus driver ended up pulling his bus over midway through his route in order to stop a woman from jumping off a bridge to kill herself. Damone Hudson waited until help from the police arrived.

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'What has council done?' The battle over Brisbane bus attacks

A question about bus driver safety has descended into a political slanging match, as Brisbane City Council awaits the result of a state government review.

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	Essex bus driver who mowed down great-grandfather jailed

Essex bus driver who mowed down great-grandfather jailed

Stephen Thompson, 49, ran over Derek Coleman, 82, as he went to the chemist to pick up his wife's prescription in Tilbury, Essex. He was jailed for a year at Basildon Crown Court.

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Brisbane bus driver punched to the ground by drunks

A bus driver who removed two drunk and disorderly men from his bus in Brisbane's southeast has been assaulted by the pair.

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Brisbane bus driver assaulted by drunks

A bus driver who removed two drunk and disorderly men from his bus in Brisbane's southeast has been assaulted by the pair.

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Remarkable stories of generosity in wake of Carwoola blaze

Bus driver Peter Duffy is swapping party animals for those from the farm in the wake of the devastating Carwoola blaze.

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Passengers safe after bus driver spots flames

More than 20 bus passengers are safe after evacuating when their driver saw flames at the rear of the vehicle.

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Tasmanian bus driver charged over police officer's death

Tasmanian bus driver charged over police officer's death

A Tasmanian bus driver is facing negligent driving charges over the death of a Queensland police officer at a Hobart intersection.

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	Bus driver throws off passenger who spat in his face

Bus driver throws off passenger who spat in his face

The Yellow Buses driver, who has not been named, furiously leaped from his seat and grabbed hold of the man, who was wearing a hoodie, and tossed him into the street following the incident in Bournemouth.

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	Woman spends 8 MINUTES and 35 manoeuvres to park car

Woman spends 8 MINUTES and 35 manoeuvres to park car

The excruciating spectacle in north west London was captured on camera by bus driver Ash Bhudiaas he cleaned his bedroom - and he says the woman has parked in the same space for 20 years.

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	Bus driver left two boys trapped on a coach for six hours

Bus driver left two boys trapped on a coach for six hours

Driver Grayson Gene Tuck-Lee, from Brisbane, was fined $1,000 for leaving two children on a school bus, but has since defended his actions and is appealing the severity of his sentence.

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	Missouri cane-wielding passenger saves female bus driver

Missouri cane-wielding passenger saves female bus driver

A Missouri man used his cane to save a bus driver from a passenger's attack. He was on a bus in Kansas City when a male passenger started becoming violent toward the female bus driver.

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Bus driver charged over crash on M1 motorway that killed elderly woman

A bus driver has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death after one of his elderly passengers died and a seven others were injured on a motorway south of Wollongong.

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Brisbane bus driver Manmeet Sharma murder case 'suspended'

Criminal proceedings against the man charged with murdering Brisbane bus driver Manmeet Alisher have been suspended while he undergoes involuntary mental health treatment.

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Bus involved in fatal Moorooka attack to be destroyed

Bus involved in fatal Moorooka attack to be destroyed

The bus which was torched during an attack that claimed the life of driver Manmeet Alisher will be destroyed, the Brisbane City Council says.

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Manmeet Sharma tragedy: Brisbane bus destroyed, fleet number retired

The bus in which a Brisbane bus driver was burnt to death last October has been destroyed, and its fleet number retired, out of respect for slain Manmeet Sharma.

Publisher: theage.com.au Last Update: 5 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 11 Minutes ago

Police hunt man who racially abused bus driver, spat in his face

Police are hunting a man who spat at and racially abused a bus driver in Scarborough in December.

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Bus driver spat in the face, police hunt offender

Police are hunting a man who spat at and racially abused a bus driver in Scarborough in December.

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Boy charged over Gold Coast bus assault

A 16-year-old boy who allegedly attacked a Gold Coast bus driver on Wednesday night has been remanded in custody.

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Bus driver assault: Union calls for tougher penalties

A union has called for the bus safety review to include tougher penalties, after a bus driver was assaulted while on the job last night.

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Boy, 16, charged after attack on Gold Coast bus driver

A boy has been charged after a bus driver was assaulted in Benowa last night.

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	Eight people arrested over Istanbul nightclub attack as ISIS claims responsibility for the gunman who murdered 39 New Year’s Eve revellers 

Eight people arrested over Istanbul nightclub attack as ISIS claims responsibility for the gunman who murdered 39 New Year’s Eve revellers 

Victims of the Istanbul ISIS attack included the daughter of a prominent Lebanese businessman and a bus driver who had unwittingly transported a group of partygoers to their deaths.

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	Pictured: Victims gunned down as they celebrated New Year at exclusive Istanbul nightclub as Turkish police hunt ISIS fanatic

Pictured: Victims gunned down as they celebrated New Year at exclusive Istanbul nightclub as Turkish police hunt ISIS fanatic

Victims of the Istanbul ISIS attack included the daughter of a prominent Lebanese businessman and a bus driver who had unwittingly transported a group of partygoers to their deaths.

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	Desperate texts and photos children sent parents after school bus driver fell ASLEEP

Desperate texts and photos children sent parents after school bus driver fell ASLEEP

Connecticut school bus driver Paul Pixley, 55, has been charged with 30 counts of risk of injury to a minor stemming from the December 16 incident in Shelton, during which he allegedly dozed off.

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	Bus driver sacked for letting wife avoid fare gets $20,000 payout after

Bus driver sacked for letting wife avoid fare gets $20,000 payout after 'labelled a thief'

A former New Zealand bus driver who let his wife ride for free when she forgot her wallet has been awarded almost $20,000 after his employer 'wrongfully labelled him a thief'.

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	Bus driver sacked for letting his wife avoid a $2.90 fare when she forgot her wallet gets a $20,000 payout after being

Bus driver sacked for letting his wife avoid a $2.90 fare when she forgot her wallet gets a $20,000 payout after being 'wrongfully labelled a thief'

A former New Zealand bus driver who let his wife ride for free when she forgot her wallet has been awarded almost $20,000 after his employer 'wrongfully labelled him a thief'.

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Bulgarian 'who kicked a woman down a flight of stairs in Berlin’ is arrested when bus driver spots him complaining about a passenger using their phone loudly 

A Bulgarian who allegedly kicked a woman down the stairs at an underground station in Berlin has been arrested after complaining loudly on a coach about a fellow passenger using a mobile phone.

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Schoolchildren given anti-gay marriage message disguised as present

The children assumed they were receiving an early Christmas present when their school bus driver handed them golden envelopes.

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Passenger threatens bus driver, punches security screen in Preston

A bus driver has been threatened by an aggravated passenger who punched and broke the bus's security screen in Preston.

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More attempted murder charges laid over Brisbane bus attack

More attempted murder charges laid over Brisbane bus attack

A man accused of murdering a Brisbane bus driver when he set the vehicle alight will face court today on three new attempted murder charges.

Publisher: abc.net.au Last Update: 6 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 21 Minutes ago

Moorooka bus attack: Accused faces extra charges

The man accused of killing a Brisbane bus driver in a fire attack that trapped several passengers on board has been charged with another three counts of attempted murder.

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Cyclist 'punches bus driver in the face several times' in peak-hour attack in Brisbane

A 60-year-old male bus driver has been punched in the face several times by a cyclist in a suspected road rage incident that took place in peak hour traffic in Brisbane.

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Hero taxi driver recognised for rescuing bus attack victims

Hero taxi driver recognised for rescuing bus attack victims

The cabbie who helped 11 passengers escape during an attack that killed a Brisbane bus driver last month says he is still coping with the personal aftermath of the tragedy.

Publisher: abc.net.au Last Update: 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 21 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
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