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Special transport service under fire

Posted March 03, 2012 00:47:00 A number of allegations have emerged involving the mistreatment of disabled children in vehicles which are part of the Assisted School Transport Scheme. Caro Meldrum-Hanna Source: 7.30 New South Wales | Duration: 13min 10sec

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Disabled Student Transport Woes Continue In The Hunter

By Giselle Wakatama Updated February 23, 2012 09:39:06 The ABC has been told the program that gets disabled students to Hunter schools is still having problems, with a faulty computer system botching contractor payments. Last month hundreds of disabled students were left stranded, due to problems with contractors involved in the State’s Assisted School Travel […]

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Two Stood Down Over Disability Service Bungle

  The NSW Government has fired two Education Department officials over a stuff up in the Assisted School Travel Program which left disabled children stranded on the first day of school.

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Disabled Pupils Unable To Get To School

An inquiry has been announced into problems that have left hundreds of disabled students in New South Wales stranded without transport for a second day running. The first day of the 2012 NSW school year yesterday was a debacle for more than 700 disabled students, after a number of bus contractors withdrew their services due […]

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Back to school bungle

Uploaded by 7NEWS on Jan 30, 2012 The New South Wales Premier, Barry O’Farrell, has apologised for what he admits was a stuff up in arranging back to school transport for disabled students.

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Disabled students left waiting after bus bungle

Uploaded by NewsOnABC on Jan 30, 2012 Hundreds of NSW school students with disabilities were left at home on the first day of class after specialist bus services cancelled some of their routes.

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