Safety in and around buses

Behaviours to adopt 

KEEP YOUR DISTANCES 

Stay a safe distance away to avoid finding yourself in the bus driver's blind spot. Back away from the edge of the sidewalk when a bus is approaching your stop.

ESTABLISH EYE CONTACT

Make sure the driver has seen you. The driver ensures the safety of passengers and other road users.

HOLD ON 

Increase your stability by holding on to support poles or grab bars when the bus is moving.

CROSS AT THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME 

Make sure the driver has seen you. The driver ensures the safety of passengers and other road users. Respect the signage when crossing the street.


PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR BELONGINGS 

  • Carry your purse or backpack close to and in front of you, ensuring that all pockets are securely closed.
  • Keep your phone, tablet, or laptop out of view whenever possible.
  • Keep your luggage close at hand. For your safety, it is important that you keep luggage clear of the aisle, the front and rear doors, as well as the emergency exit.
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