Tag Archives: Passengers

Netizen Slammed Commuters For Not Helping Woman Trapped In Platform Gap, Said SMRT Staff Not Well-Trained Enough

A woman had her leg stuck in the platform gap at Buona Vista MRT station this morning. Although she escaped mostly unharmed, an observer noticed that many Singaporeans were selfish and did not try to help. While the SMRT staff tried their best, they did not look like they were first-aid trained too. In times of emergency, do you think we will be able to depend on people for help?

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UBER TO CHARGE PASSENGERS WHO MAKES THEIR DRIVER WAIT

The additional fee, to be paid to the driver, will be pro-rated according to when the passenger finally boards the ride. For example, if a passenger arrives 30 seconds after the wait-time charge kicks in, the fee will be 10 cents. Uber announced that this is to fulfill their aim of making riders and drivers have a smooth experience every time an Uber service is used. Uber explained on its website that passengers will be sent a notification on their mobile devices when their drivers are reaching the location. It has advised customers to only make a booking when they are near the pick-up location. The 20-cent-per-minute charge applies to the UberX budget service.

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BUS DRIVER SCOLDED BY PASSENGERS FOR CHASING THEM OFF BURNING BUS

On Friday (16 Sep), a bus from Larkin, Malaysia caught fire en route to Yishun bus interchange. The bus was traveling along Yishun Ave 5 when the driver saw flames burning from the engine at the rear of the bus. The shocked driver stopped the bus at the nearest bus stop and shouted at the passengers to alight.

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TAXI DRIVER: PICKY & UNSCRUPULOUS TAXI DRIVERS CAUSE PASSENGERS TO FLOCK TO UBER

We always make noise about Uber/GC taking away our businesses. But have we spare a thought that we the cabbies are one of the reasons why pax are taking Uber/GC instead of cabs? Cabbies choose locations or pax, don't take cards or nets even if they are issued with these terminals, going on a longer route and Overcharging by putting location charges when there are none. It just take a few of these rogue drivers to spoil our reputation. All these will contribute to drive our pax to take Uber/GC.

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PASSENGER ON SBS8846A: SBS BUS DRIVER DID NOTHING WRONG!

She was deeply traumatised by the commotion caused by the writer and the PMS auntie in the bus. According to my mum, the driver was not speeding and the road was bumpy due to the construction of the Thomson MRT line. U can see the driver wearing safety gloves to stabilise the steering wheel of the bus. Throughout the journey the PMS auntie was hurling abuses at the bus driver and the writer stood beside the bus driver and took pictures of his face. The writer held his phone close to the driver's face and shoot his face!

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