Autonomous cars might reduce or eliminate accidents altogether. But unless commuter behaviour changes, they might only worsen traffic congestion.
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SMRT group chief executive Desmond Kuek is confident that the rail operator can rebuild commuters’ trust and confidence following two major incidents last year.
Public gets to check out amenities at depot operated by SBS under Seletar bus package.
Transport operator SMRT is outsourcing more non-rail maintenance work to improve the speed and quality of such work.
When asked if the public transport operators and the Government were doing their best to improve a commuter’s journey experience, those surveyed before the rail incidents gave a rating of 7.75, but this figure dipped to 6.70 after.
Commuters with special needs may get more help on public transport, if new recommendations by the Public Transport Council (PTC) on making bus and train journeys more accessible are taken up.
Public Transport Council (PTC) unveils a list of 21 recommendations, the bulk of which are to help commuters with special needs.
Rail operator SMRT will be introducing flood mitigation measures near the Lavender, Redhill, Kembangan and Expo stations on the East-West Line by April.
Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said in a post that running more buses along key rail stretches would strengthen the transport network while providing backup.
Having to fork out five times the normal taxi fare – or in the case of displaced train commuters, 80 times their usual MRT fare – is not something anyone relishes.