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FTA Announces Webinar for the State Safety Oversight Final Rule

Posted ago by zavacki

The Federal Transit Administration’s Office of Transit Safety & Oversight will host a webinar from 2-3:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, April 12 to discuss the State Safety Oversight (SSO) final rule. This session will be an opportunity for attendees to …

Federal Transit Administration Announces Final Rule Strengthening State Safety Oversight of Rail Transit Systems

Posted ago by zavacki

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced a final rule that significantly strengthens state safety oversight and enforcement authority to prevent and mitigate accidents and incidents on rail transit systems. “With the more rigorous and effective state …

FTA MAP-21 Safety Webinar (2/28/13)

Posted ago by zavacki

On February 28th, FTA Administrator Peter Rogoff hosted a Webinar to discuss the safety provisions of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21).  Vincent Valdes, Acting Associate Administrator for the Federal Transit Administration’s new Office of …