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Rising numbers of assaults against Edmonton bus drivers have caused city council to consider implementing retractable shields on new buses. The shields would be installed on the air conditioned buses currently being brought in, to protect drivers against physical threats when necessary.
According to a report heading to an

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Union head calls plan ‘a good step forward’ as assaults continue to rise
OC Transpo will be installing protective barriers between passengers and drivers on a handful of city buses as part of a pilot project later this year.
The shields will be designed to “restrict customer access to the

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Ottawa’s buses and trains have just become a lot more animal-friendly.
As of today, OC Transpo passengers can bring their pets on board with them — as long as they’re properly stowed away.
The change comes after the city’s transit commission passed a motion in February allowing small pets in carriers to ride

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OC Transpo is asking the public to say “thanks” to their bus driver over the weekend for Transit Driver Appreciation Day.
“OC Transpo, Para Transpo and O-Train Operators are on the road seven days a week and often drive in very complex traffic and weather conditions to safely get you

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