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Maham Abedi

Ottawa Driver Stops Bus To Help Woman Fleeing Assault

HuffingtonPost.com | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.16.2016 | Canada Living

He says part of his training is to remember his "human side."

TSB Says Deadly Ottawa Bus Crash Caused By Speed, Distractions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2015 | Canada

"Given the same circumstances, this accident could have happened to just about any driver."

My Child With Autism's Imaginary World Is as Vivid as the Real One

Kathleen O’Grady | Posted 05.21.2016 | Canada Parents
Kathleen O’Grady

Kids with autism are also often singular in their attention to the things they love and the things that give them pleasure; this sometimes makes them wholly present and pure receptacles of joy. In my son Casey's case, he dreamt of city buses.

Investigators Re-Enact Collision

CBC | Posted 11.28.2013 | Canada

Investigators from the Transportation Safety Board and from Ottawa police’s collision unit are at the site of a fatal bus crash that shook the natio...

Train's Horn Was Not Used: TSB

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - The Via Rail passenger train that collided with an Ottawa city bus on Wednesday had no time to avoid the fateful crash, investigators suggest...

Bus Crash Victims Identified

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada

The victims of a deadly crash between an Ottawa city bus and a Via Rail train Wednesday have been identified by police. The names of five men and o...

Bus Driver ID'd

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada

Dave Woodard has been identified by CBC as the bus driver in the deadly Ottawa train and bus collision that took place Wednesday morning. At 8:48 ...

LOOK: Train, Bus Collide In Ottawa

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada

An OC Transpo bus and a VIA Rail train collided in Ottawa on Wednesday morning, resulting in multiple fatalities, according to CBC. Photos of the ...

Pepper Spray Attack On Ottawa Bus

CBC | Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

A man is in custody after Ottawa police say he released pepper spray on an OC Transpo bus. Police have charged the man with assault with ...

Ottawa Bus Driver Abandons Passengers

CBC | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada

Ottawa's transit provider is looking into a reported incident in which a driver left a bus full of passengers and walked off the job after a dispute w...

Ottawa Bus Driver Was On Phone: Video

CBC | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada

OC Transpo is investigating another incident involving one of its drivers after a video surfaced on YouTube showing the driver operating the bus while...

We Expect and Deserve Better From Our Bus Drivers

Yoni Goldstein | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada
Yoni Goldstein

Another day, another public transit official caught on camera acting like a boor, this time in Ottawa. Let's suppose this bus driver was in a bad mood. Does that make the driver's actions excusable? No, for one simple but essential reason: he's a public servant.

WATCH: Bus Driver Goes OFF On Passenger With Autism

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.07.2012 | Canada

UPDATE FROM CBC NEWS: The young autistic man who was apparently the target of an expletive-filled tirade from an Ottawa bus driver says he was reading...