Tag Archives: safety

Research in Progress: Guidelines for Bus Transit Stops in Highway Construction Work Zones

Posted ago by zavacki

Research Objectives The objective of this study is to develop guidelines/recommendations and estimated costs for managing transit stops during adjacent highway construction operations with a focus on safety and the customers. This guidance will serve as a planning tool, design …

Automatic Track Inspection Using 3D Laser Profilers to Improve Rail Transit Asset Condition Assessment and State of Good Repair – A Preliminary Study

Posted ago by zavacki

Track inspection is a critical process for both freight and transit rail safety. Currently, many rail transit agencies rely heavily on visual inspection, which is time and resource consuming, inefficient, and sometimes unreliable. Although some rail transit agencies do use …

CUTR Webcast: Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents

Posted ago by zavacki

A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents The purpose of this research was to track and observe three Florida public transit agencies as they incorporated and integrated computer-based transit bus simulators into their existing bus operator training …

www.safety.data.gov

Posted ago by zavacki

Safety.data.gov is a new open government initiative to increase awareness of and deepening insights into our Nation’s public safety activities.¬†Download the presentation to learn more.

Toolbox for Promoting the Bus Safety and Security Program in Your State

Posted ago by zavacki

Client: Transportation Research Board (TRB)/ NCHRP Project 20-65 (02) The Toolbox for Promoting the Bus Safety and Security Program provides state departments of transportation and transit systems with resources and examples to assist them in developing and implementing bus system …