Category Archives: APTA

POSITIVE TRAIN CONTROL Many Commuter Railroads Still Have Significant Additional Implementation Work and Opportunities Exist to Provide Federal Assistance

Posted ago by zavacki

Forty-one railroads including 29 commuter railroads are required by statute to implement PTC. Commuter railroads unable to implement a PTC system by December 31, 2018, may receive a maximum 2-year extension if they meet certain statutory criteria. GAO was asked …

Transit Curriculum Now Available from APTA

Posted ago by zavacki

The National Transit Curriculum (NTC) is now available for download from APTA, which worked with numerous partners on its development. View Curriculum

APTA Safety Management System Manual – Public Passenger Transportation Systems

Posted ago by zavacki

This manual reflects current thought on the best practices to employ in public transportation safety and security and the evolution from the long standing System Safety Program process, defined in the System Safety Program Plan (SSPP). This process was initially …