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Bus drivers plead for protection from assaults

Posted By rob On August 16, 2013 @ 8:30 am In Bus News,News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled

bus_frontFare increases. Route cuts. General frustration over life. In New York City, there is no shortage of reasons why bus drivers are targeted for assault – an average of 88 attacks every year in the nation’s largest bus system.

Jose Rondon’s 27-year career as a driver came to an abrupt end last summer at a stop in the Bronx, when a man punched him repeatedly without warning, breaking his nose and bloodying his face. 

Read the complete story at ABC News.


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