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Are face masks mandatory on public transport?  Covid rule sparks confusion

Are face masks mandatory on public transport? Covid rule sparks confusion

Covid complacency is hitching a ride on public transport networks right across the country, as hundreds of commuters have stopped masking up. But data shows forgetfulness alone is not to blame. In the last three months, there has been a spike in the number of online searches by people in Victoria, NSW and Queensland for …

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Big transport groups support NLEX-SCTEX road safety caravan

Big transport groups support NLEX-SCTEX road safety caravan

CLARK FREEPORT NLEX-SCTEX Biyahero Road Safety Caravan, one of NLEX Corporation’s road safety initiatives, secured the support of the country’s four big transport organizations of trucks and bus operators. Held during the Manila Commercial Vehicle Show at the SMX Convention Center in July, the event converged for the first time all four big transport organizations …

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Transport for London could be nationalized

Transport for London could be nationalized

UK government bail-outs for Transport for London could soon come to an abrupt end, with the entire integrated transit network taken into public ownership. That’s the stark possibility as the capital’s commuter network continues to make significant losses, and the national government in Westminster grows more reluctant to fund its neighbor at the mayor’s office …

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Transport alliance calls for Chalmers to reinstate fuel tax credit

Transport alliance calls for Chalmers to reinstate fuel tax credit

The transport industry alliance is calling on the Albanian government to restore the fuel tax credits (FTC) scheme that was shelved by the Coalition in the last federal budget. In a joint letter to Treasurer Dr Jim Chalmers, the Transport Workers Union (TWU), Australian Road Transport Industrial Organization (ARTIO), National Road Freighters Association (NRFA) and …

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Thunderstorms and heavy rain predicted with possible power cuts and transport disruption |  UK News

Thunderstorms and heavy rain predicted with possible power cuts and transport disruption | UK News

Thunderstorms and heavy rain are predicted across England and Wales on Tuesday with muggy conditions amid warnings over flash flooding and disruption. The Met Office has issued a yellow thunderstorm warning for most of the UK on Tuesday as conditions could also cause transport disruption and power cuts in areas hit by heavy rain. Hail, …

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Department of Transportation announces proposed changes to airline refunds

Department of Transportation announces proposed changes to airline refunds

(Photo Credit: People Image Studio/Shutterstock) Airline ticket refund rule proposal overview: Who: The Department of Transportation has proposed a new rule revolving around airline refunds for canceled or altered flights. Why: The proposed rule would expand on the ability of airline passengers to receive refunds in the event of, among other things, a substantial flight …

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National Road Transport Wall of Fame to welcome new inductees

Later this month, the Shell Rimula Wall of Fame will celebrate 57 of Australia’s trucking heroes for their lifelong commitment to the road transport community across Australia. Held from Friday August 26 to Sunday August 28 at the Road Transport Hall of Fame in Alice Springs, the full calendar of celebrations will be returning this …

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Department of Transportation | City and State come together to encourage drivers to Beat the School Jam

City and State come together to encourage drivers to Beat the School Jam Posted on Aug 15, 2022 in Highways News, Main, News HONOLULU – Annually, in mid-August, the Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) reminds drivers of the return of nearly 50,000 students to roadways across the state. This year’s Beat the School Jam campaign …

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I-95 meltdown: Audit cites failures in response to storm that paralyzed I-95

Placeholder while article actions load Virginia agencies didn’t apply lessons from a chaotic snowstorm that paralyzed a Southwest Virginia highway in 2018, then repeated similar missteps in response to a January storm that stranded hundreds of people overnight on Interstate 95, according to a new audit. The independent review by the Virginia Office of the …

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