Tag Archives: transportation safety

Evaluation of Rear-End Bus Collisions and Identification of Possible Solutions

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

The purpose of this project was to conduct a systematic study of rear-end collisions between motorists and public transit buses. We examined both cases in which the vehicle rear-ended the bus (rear-ended collision) and in which the bus rear-ended the …

Assessment of Surface Transportation Security Training Needs and Delivery Preferences

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Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 14, Issue 4 (2011) by Karen W. Lowrie, Judy A. Shaw, and Michael R. Greenberg America’s surface transportation system features long and inter-connected routes and open access to stations and vehicles, making the system vulnerable …

From Policy and Response to System Design and Operations: Inter-Governmental Transit Security Planning in the U.S.

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  Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 8, Issue 4 Special Edition: Safety and Security (2005) by Camille N.Y. Fink, Brian D. Taylor, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris Abstract The events of September 11th, 2001, brought the issue of transportation security and terrorism to …