Tag Archives: public transportation safety

Research in Progress: Evaluation of Rear-End Bus Collisions and Identification of Possible Solutions

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Research Objectives The purpose of this project is to conduct a systematic study to examine rear end collisions between motorists and public transit buses to achieve the following objectives: Determine if rear-end collisions are increasing Conduct an assessment to ascertain …

Terrorism, Transit and Public Safety: Evaluating the Risks

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Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 8, Issue 4 Special Edition: Safety and Security (2005) by Todd Litman Abstract This paper evaluates the overall safety of public transit, taking into account all risks, including recent terrorist attacks. It indicates that transit …

Intermodal Transportation Safety and Security Issues: Training Against Terrorism

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Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 8, Issue 4 Special Edition: Safety and Security (2005) by Ronald W. Tarr, Vicki McGurk, Carol Jones Abstract Since 9/11, our world has changed. The threats now facing us are extreme and unpredictable. The potential …