Category Archives: Assaults

TCRP Synthesis Report 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations considers issues surrounding difficult customers or passengers and the variety of circumstances that can arise when they utilize transit system facilities or vehicles. The report identifies current practices …

FTA Extends National Online Dialogue on Transit Worker Assaults to August 31

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In response to increased industry interest, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today that the National Online Dialogue to address the problem of transit worker assaults will remain open until Wednesday, August 31. The National Online Dialogue presents stakeholders with …

Examination of Passenger Assaults on Bus Transit Systems

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This research provides a status report on the state of the industry and current conditions under which Florida public transportation systems are operating, and the type, severity, and prevalence of passenger assaults on these systems. The project team will review …

TRACS 14-01: Preventing and Mitigating Transit Worker Assaults in the Bus and Rail Transit Industry

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Transit Advisory Committee for Safety (TRACS): 14-01 Report Preventing and Mitigating Transit Worker Assaults in the Bus and Rail Transit Industry

Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA) Issue Paper: Stopping Violence Against Transit Operators

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Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA) Issue Paper:  Stopping Violence Against Transit Operators View Article

A Guide to Personal Safety for Bus Operators

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Maryland Transit Administration’s brochure – Guide to Personal Safety for Bus Operators.  

CUTR Webcast: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults

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This webcast provides an overview of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 93 report Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 93 final report. Presenters: Yuko Nakanishi, Principal and …