March 6, 2022

BIC National e-Bulletin – March 2022

Home    Time is flying by – and from what we hear, many of us bussies are now flying around Australia and abroad. It is great to see a return to face to face engagement. QBIC is kicking off industry’s first en masse conference at the Sofitel Brisbane April 8 and 9. Full details on their “Driving a Cleaner Future” conference is available on the QBIC website. An Australian and international interactive calendar of ‘what’s on’ is loaded on the BIC’s moving people website. Mark you diaries! In this update, find out what people really want; the results are in on

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Driver training to prevent bus rollaway

On 24 Feb 2022, ComfortDelGro Corporation Australia (CDC) released a training video for drivers on how to mitigate bus rollaway events. Extensive research collated by CDC shows that, nationally, the majority of bus rollaway events happen at the depot or interchange. Research indicates that the majority of rollaway events happen during pre-trip inspections, meal breaks and end of day when the bus is being cleaned.  The ultimate aim of this video is to educate drivers and reduce the occurrences of bus rollaways – research suggests that a bus rollaway occurs every day across Australia.

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