The Office of Transport Safety Investigations (OTSI) recently released a Bus Safety Investigation Report relating to a bus fire at Dudley (Newcastle) on 28 April 2016.

The report provides a detailed summary of the information gathered by OTSI regarding an incident where a fire commenced in the engine compartment of a bus, causing substantial damage to the vehicle.

Transport Safety Victoria draws the attention of bus operators to the recommendations outlined at 4.1 to 4.3 in the report.