On 10/07/2019 13:45, Prescott wrote:
> I have been advised that the policy in Victoria is officially front
> door loading but all-door loading may be used at driver discretion.
> While it is sensibly relaxed in one sense, it is not much good for the
> general public and the general working of the vehicle when there
> should be consistency and universality of practice.
One consequence of the predominant front door loading on buses is that
Melbourne visitors not familiar with trams often queue at the front door
on trams and thus delay loading. The lack of a front door on the Es
actually helps in this matter.
Mal Rowe - skilled passenger