Software improvements to support bus operators during Covid-19 restrictions

Omnibus staff may be working remotely, but our dedication and customer service remains as strong as ever!

It’s great to be part of such a positive industry which has shown unwavering determination to carry on and overcome all of the obstacles this current situation has brought. We’re very proud to have been able to help where possible, by providing assistance, support and advice as we all adapt to a new way of working.

We’d like to say thank you for all the positive feedback we’ve received, demonstrating how our software has allowed you to react quickly and effectively to the challenges of coronavirus.

lady with covid mask in bus

We’re always working hard to deliver more – and this has never been more important. As we start the phased exit from lockdown, our aim is to give our customers the tools they need to make life easier.

To do this, we’ve developed an exciting range of new features designed to address the unique situation and believe these will be very helpful for you. Each deals with the challenges now faced, to simplify complex coronavirus requirements such as social distancing.

Details of how to download these features have been sent to users.


Mealbreak Graph

Our new Mealbreak Graph shows how many duties are on break at any given time to assist you with the management of social distancing

Next generation CrewPLAN.NET

Our award-winning automatic crew scheduling software

Enhanced functionality

Increased constraint flexibility and an improved algorithm gives you greater control and can deliver even greater efficiencies

Varied Canteen times

New variations in opening and closing times for Canteen Points allow you to ensure that canteens are available for other staff at certain times of the day


Remote sign-on now available for all myDAS Touch users

Drivers can ensure compliance with social distancing by scanning a QR code at a virtual sign-on point

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (furlough)

In order to assist customers with making staff furloughed, additional codes have been set up. These ensure that once staff are required again, they can be made available very quickly.


To take advantage of these new features, call us on 0161 683 3100 or

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