Keeping Things Running: Omori Toru, Bus Driver
Meet a famous Hakone bus driver! Omori Toru (62) has 40 years of driving experience. He has the technical skills to navigate Hakone's sharp curves and steep hills, and a warm consideration for his passengers' needs. He's been a part of the region's public transport network for decades and is proud of supporting everyday life. As the pandemic turns our attention to the essential workers we've long overlooked, meet a man who quietly dedicated his career to supporting the truly important aspects of our day-to-day lives.