Tag Archives: Bus Captains

LTA TO ENHANCE SIGNAGE AT TAXI STANDS AFTER BUS RAMS INTO IT

In order to help bus captains differentiate the various stopping points, the authority said it is looking into "increasing the prominence of the height limit signage and the visibility of the markings of the taxi lots". Bus captains are also constantly reminded by the bus operators to look out for the height limit signs, and have increased emphasis of these signs when training new bus captains.

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DIRTY JURONG EAST BUS PARK SHOWS POOR ATTITUDE OF BUS CAPTAINS

Since public are not allowed in the bus parks, it is very obvious that the rubbish on the ground is all contributed by the bus captains. If they can litter so freely even at their own workplace, I am skeptical of whether they even bother to keep public areas clean outside of working hours, with simple gestures such as throwing their own rubbish into rubbish bins.

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CAB AND BUS DRIVERS DESERVE OUR RESPECT, NOT VERBAL ABUSE

We read more and more news on taxi drivers and bus drivers getting physical and verbal abuse from their passengers. Some people might say the cases are now more in the spotlight, because everyone has a camera in their pockets, so anytime got a fight somewhere, can just easily shot and upload later. However, in a ChannelNewsAsia interview, cab drivers and bus captains confirmed that verbal abuse against them are on the rise. Why is this so? These cabbies and bus captains work hard to earn their money, sometimes waking up before dawn and driving all the way until the sun sets, yet, they are subjected to such vile verbal abuse.

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