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Video: BIU Bus Division Press Conference

Video: BIU Bus Division Press Conference

The Bus Division of the Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] is holding a press conference this morning [Sept 27], and the live video is below. This comes as the bus service remains suspended, as it has been since September 17th. Last week the BIU sent a letter [PDF] to management stating, “Employers have an obligation to take all reasonable care in... Read more of this article

Minister: Minibuses To Provide Transportation

Minister: Minibuses To Provide Transportation

The Government has “implemented a contingency plan to provide public transportation services” and “has asked licensed minibuses to provide an alternative means of providing transportation.” Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said, “Although the Government supports labour, we must act to deliver expected public services while... Read more of this article

Discussion About Bus/Ferry Service To Continue

Discussion About Bus/Ferry Service To Continue

The bus service has now been suspended for just over a week, since last week Friday, and “discussions between the parties are scheduled to continue” this morning [Sept 25], Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said. The BIU has sent a letter [PDF] to management stating, “Employers have an obligation to take all reasonable care in the... Read more of this article

Video: BIU Bus Division And Marine & Ports

Video: BIU Bus Division And Marine & Ports

The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] Bus Division and Marine & Ports Division are holding a press conference this afternoon [Sept 22], and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. The island’s public transportation service is currently suspended, with the ferry service having been suspended since... Read more of this article

Video: Transport Minister On Bus & Ferry Service

Video: Transport Minister On Bus & Ferry Service

[Updated] Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott will be holding a press conference at 10.30am this morning [Sept 22], and we will be live streaming it below. The topic of the press conference was not stated, however it comes as the island’s public transportation service is suspended, with the ferry service having been suspended since yesterday... Read more of this article

No Bus And Ferry Service Again On Wed

No Bus And Ferry Service Again On Wed

“There will be no public bus and ferry service again tomorrow [Sept 22], the Government has confirmed. The ferry service has been suspended as of this morning [Sept 21] and the bus service has been suspended since Friday [Sept 17], with staff members of both services expressing concern about “health and safety concerns at work.” A... Read more of this article

Bus And Ferry Service “Will Be Interrupted”

Bus And Ferry Service “Will Be Interrupted”

Bus and ferry service “will be interrupted” tomorrow [Sept 21], the Ministry has confirmed, with the ferry service the latest to be impacted, with the bus service having been suspended since Friday. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport has advised that bus and ferry service will be interrupted tomorrow, 21 September 2021. “This... Read more of this article

Bus Service Will Remain Suspended On Monday

Bus Service Will Remain Suspended On Monday

The bus service — which has been suspended since Friday [Sept 17] – will remain suspended on Monday [Sept 20], officials have confirmed. It is understood that a number of bus drivers have Covid, with the island currently experiencing a major outbreak, with over 1400 active cases, which equates to over 2% of our population currently having... Read more of this article

Bus Service Is Suspended Until Further Notice

Bus Service Is Suspended Until Further Notice

[Updated: Government now confirm that "bus service has been suspended until further notice" and subsequently stated that "bus service has been interrupted due to industrial action taken by the Bus Operators" who "raised concerns regarding health and safety standards in the workplace."]The list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 17]... Read more of this article

Staff Shortages, Over 220 Bus Runs Cancelled

Staff Shortages, Over 220 Bus Runs Cancelled

[Updated: Over 80 bus runs cancelled on Thursday morning and over 140 in the afternoon] “Bus services have been impacted due to staff shortages,” the Ministry said, adding that “the current expectation is that there will be additional cancelled routes.” There were 78 runs cancelled on Monday, 90 cancelled on Tuesday and 39 runs... Read more of this article

Ministry: 39 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

Ministry: 39 Bus Runs Cancelled On Wednesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 15] with the list indicating that there are nine bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.10pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 9 runs cancelled this morning, 30 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of 39... Read more of this article

Ministry: 90 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

Ministry: 90 Bus Runs Cancelled On Tuesday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 14] with the list indicating that there are twenty-eight bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.05pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 28 runs cancelled this morning, 62 cancelled this afternoon, for a total... Read more of this article

Ministry: 78 Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

Ministry: 78 Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

[Updated] The Ministry released the list of bus cancellations for this morning [September 13] with the list indicating that there are twenty-five bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.05pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 25 runs cancelled this morning, 53 cancelled this afternoon, for a total... Read more of this article