Road Passenger

Road Passenger Sector

    • The Road Passenger sector includes businesses that provide passenger transport such as buses, coaches and taxis.
    • These businesses deal with the challenges of operating in congested urban centres and the impact of fluctuations in the tourism industry.
    • Over the past five years, increasing road congestion and expanding transport networks have driven growth in the passenger transport industry (IBISWorld, 2016).
    • Commuter transport services dominate the industry, with charter services making up a smaller portion of industry activity (IBISWorld, 2016).
    • Over the past five years, the passenger transport has grown and demand from passengers has increased and governments have invested in expansion.

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Bus Driver self-assessment tool

Bus driver safety self-assessment Between 2009 and 2014, there were 63 accepted workers’ compensation claims for work-related stress experienced by bus drivers in Queensland, at an average cost of more than $58,000 per claim. This does not include uninsured costs. The...

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