A NUMBER of bus drivers are under investigation over potential disciplinary breaches, it’s been confirmed.
In a statement, the Department of Community Culture and Leisure declined to give details of the allegations being investigated - but said that at least one case was not linked to the industrial dispute.
It said: ‘The department can confirm that a number of drivers are currently under investigation in respect of potential breaches of the department’s disciplinary standards, though in at least one case the matter is not related to the current industrial dispute.
‘These incidents are currently being investigated using standard internal disciplinary procedures. To avoid prejudicing the outcomes of those investigations, no further comments can be made at this time.’