• Pre and post trip your bus daily – any defect, notify dispatcher immediately!
  • It takes 9 seconds to walk to the back of the bus. (Check for sleeping children)
  • “No idling” laws are being enforced.
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Amalgamated Transit Union

LOCAL 1181-1061, AFL-CIO
20 North Central Avenue 2nd floor
Valley Stream, NY 11580
Phone:(718) 845-5600
Fax: (516) 881-7651

Long Island Office

470 Sunrise Highway
West Babylon, NY 11704
Phone: (631) 587-4300

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409, 2020

School bus drivers not back to work, awaiting protocols for post-COVID transportation

By |September 4th, 2020|Categories: General Information, News|0 Comments

NEW YORK CITY — With just two weeks until the start of school, New York city school bus drivers still haven't been called back to work since being furloughed with no health insurance due to the pandemic. Three buses in the Bronx have been sitting idle since March. And this year, bus routes will be much different. "You are going to have different kids on each bus social distancing and mark off seats. None of these protocols or instruction have been given to our members," said Michael Cordiello, the head of the bus drivers' union. To watch full video click like below https://www.pix11.com/news/back-to-school/schoolbus-drivers-not-back-to-work-awaiting-protocols-for-post-covid-transportation

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