/Incidents

Mum sues bus company for $9m over child left at wrong stop

As reported by News.com.au, a mother is suing the bus company, which allegedly left her 5-year-old child at the wrong stop after school, for the equivalent of $9million. The mother panicked when her child did not arrive at the scheduled stop.  The mother's immediate calls to the school and bus company were reportedly unanswered, [...]

Wollongong special needs student left on school bus for 6 hours

According to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald, a school student with special needs spent the day locked inside a school bus near Wollongong after missing his school drop-off and being abandoned for the day while the bus was parked at an area depot. The boy reportedly remained aboard for more than six [...]

Missing Queensland child trapped on school bus for 5 hours

ABC News reported that a missing five-year-old Queensland child was found "petrified" and banging on the doors of a school bus almost five hours after she should have returned home from her first day back at school. It was the first day back at school for the 5-year old girl who had successfully caught [...]