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MOTORCYCLIST PINNED UNDER BUS @ TOA PAYOH LORONG 6 ACCIDENT

A motorcyclist ended up pinned under a bus after a colliion at Toa Payoh Lorong 6 yesterday at 11AM. According to a witness, 3 passers-by rushed forward to offer assistance to the injured biker, who was still conscious. One man provided aid to the victim while another sheltered him from the sun with an umbrella.

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STROLLERS TO BE ALLOWED ON BUSES AFTER APRIL FOOL’S DAY

Finally, a law that makes lots of sense for a country trying to encourage an increase in birth rates. Families will be allowed to board public buses with open strollers come April 2. These are part of plans to make travelling with young kids on public transportation system in Singapore more convenient. Anything to make it more convenient to travel should be applauded. However it is really hoped that safety precautions are practiced by bus drivers and parents when they birng the strollers up. We don't want to hear of any untoward accident resulting from strollers being on buses.

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TOWER TRANSIT TO SCENT THEIR BUSES, WHAT IS SMRT AND SBS TRANSIT DOING?

So high tech, but research had indicated that pleasant scents can enhance moods. Good to see that the new bus company is going all out to provide a better and comfortable journey to its paying customers. Transport fares are rising, the least the bus companies can do is to make our journey as pleasant as possible. Hopefully, this move by Tower Transit will force the main players, SMRT and SBS Transit to up their game.

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ICA CHECKS CAUSE BOTTLENECK FOR BUS SERVICE 160 AT WOODLANDS

I have no idea on the abysmal quality of training provided to ICA officers these days, but thought an experience that borders on being comically absurd (even by ICA's terribly appalling standards) warrants highlighting if you are not already embarrassed by such utter incompetence. To be precise, this incident happened between 11.55pm, Wednesday 22 Feb to at least 12.15am, Thursday 23 Feb.

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WHY AMKTC LEAVE BUANGKOK RESIDENTS WITHOUT ENOUGH BUS SERVICE?

Due to huge crowd requiring to get onto this bus service—the few buses in my area: Buangkok Crescent, Buangkok Green and Hougang St 91, that can get to AMK MRT, there are many instances where the residents around my area cannot get onto the buses. Sometimes, we cannot alight onto four buses consecutively!

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