Category Archives: APTA

Transit Curriculum Now Available from APTA

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

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 Stephanie Lewis

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 …

Introduction to APTA Safety Management System Components

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Join us for a webinar on Mar 22, 2016 at 2:00 PM EDT. Register now! This series of webinars is intended to familiarize APTA members with the new Safety Management Systems Manual and its related guidelines to bridge between the …

APTA Security for Transit Systems Standards Program

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

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APTA Resources: Cyber Security

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Ten Basic Cybersecurity Measures | Daily Cyper Report: 9/15/15 Below are the published APTA cybersecurity Recommended Practices for your reference. Published Documents Control and Communications Security APTA-SS-CCS-RP-001-10: Securing Control and Communications Systems in Transit Environments Part 1 APTA-SS-CCS-RP-002-13: Securing Control …

When “Workplace Safety” Means Safety on the Bus – A cross-functional way to mitigate aggressive passenger behavior

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

The prevalence of assaults on the bus, whether directed toward the transit operator or on-board customers, has increased to alarming levels.  Fare challenges tend to be a tipping point for disputes that escalate, so what can we do in training …

Seeking “100 Safety Innovations”; Commemoration of 100 Year Anniversary of Transit Safety Awards

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

APTA is proud to commemorate the 100th anniversary (1914-2014) of the transit safety awards program, presented by APTA and its predecessor associations and known currently as the Bus and Rail Safety & Security Excellence Awards. Contribute to the Commemoration! We …