2018 Statewide Florida Transit Safety and Operations Summit

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Morning Sessions

Welcome and Introductions (FDOT/CUTR)

Warm-Up Interactive Polling: Facts, Figures, Compliance, and Issues (Rob Gregg and Mitch Spicer, CUTR)

FTSON Committees Showcase

  1. Update and Overview of All Committee Activities (Rob Gregg, CUTR)
  2. Focus Area: KPIs (Keith Clinkscale, PalmTran and Lenny Cooksey, JTA)

Developing a Fatigue Management Program Using the TRACS Report Model (Joyce Rose, WSP)

Afternoon Session

Bus Operator and Maintenance Training Key Pillars for Safety and Operations (Stephen Berry and Stephen Wachtler, CUTR)

  • Bus Operator’s Roles and Responsibilities
  • Driver Certification Concept
  • Maintenance Functional Roles and Responsibilities
  • Model SOPs
  • Training and Technical Skills
  • Operations and Maintenance Synergy: Collaboration

The Role of Public Transit during State of Emergency Declarations Due to Natural Disasters (Jodi Godfrey and Gennaro “Rino” Saliceto, CUTR)

Florida State Management Plan: Compliance Update (FDOT/CUTR)

  • Update Process and Procedures
  • Triennial Reviews
  • Target Issues
  • Rural and Paratransit Perspectives on Compliance
  • Training and Technical Assistance

Federal Updates – Safety Trends and Voluntary Standards Development (Lisa Staes, CUTR)

Closing Session (FDOT/CUTR)

  • Observations from FTSON Members and Summit Guests
  • Preview of Safety and Operations Sessions at Professional Development Workshop