The Greater Avignon bus and tram network resumes service this Wednesday at 2 p.m. He had been completely stopped since the violent attack on a controller on Tuesday evening in Avignon. The controller was hit and dragged by his attacker. The driver had to step in to help him. The agent was hospitalized with 10 days of ITT (temporary interruption of work.) All the drivers of the Orizo network had exercised their right of withdrawal.
A safety study will be produced
On the sidelines of the complaints filed by the victim and by the management of Orizo, a working meeting was held this Wednesday morning at the company’s headquarters. It brought together management, staff representatives, the prefecture, the management of the police in Vaucluse as well as Greater Avignon. Among the decisions announced, the launch of a global safety study of the network. Several tracks are mentioned by the management: the use of pedestrian cameras, the reinforcement of patrols or the intervention of mediation agents. For their part, the FO and CFDT unions want a reinforcement in the number of controllers.