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Brighton bus crash

On 6 Jul 2015 at 3:31pm sarahjane wrote:
Not good

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On 6 Jul 2015 at 5:44pm Mme B wrote:
Thanks for putting that up, SJ. it seems a rare but rather serious accident. I wonder what was the cause.
On 6 Jul 2015 at 7:14pm Mrs.F wrote:
I read that the incident was caused by a traffic cone getting stuck in the tyre of one of the buses.
On 7 Jul 2015 at 12:29am lewes resident wrote:
Mrs F - a Cone in one wheel stopping a bus? I don't think so, it wouldn't stop a car!
Maybe we should just wait and see what really happened rather than take stupid guesses. Some people have been seriously injured and we need to know what the cause was to ensure it doesn't happen again.
On 7 Jul 2015 at 11:59am Passing By wrote:
I believe they are looking into one of the bus drivers. Apparently he collapsed behind the wheel. They are suspecting a heart attack, but we will have to wait and see if this is the case.
I hope that all that were injured recover fully.
On 7 Jul 2015 at 3:57pm 8 miles from home wrote:
You're waiting ages for a bus and then two come along together.
On 7 Jul 2015 at 8:55pm Mrs.F wrote:
wow Lewes resident turning an extremely unfortunate event into some self righteous comment
On 7 Jul 2015 at 11:23pm af wrote:
It is suggesting that the driver reported to his supervisor he felt unwell. It is also reported that said supervisor told him to work. This has been supported by colleagues and the union. If this is true, and people die, this is corporate manslaughter.
On 8 Jul 2015 at 10:23am Annette Curtin-Twitcher wrote:
If the allegations are true, they are very alarming.
Any employer pressurising people to work when they are unwell is bad, but when they do a job that affects the safety of the public, it is downright stupid and irresponsible.

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