Transportation Research Board Special Report 294

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VI public transit

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NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine. The members of the committee responsible for the report were chosen for their special competencies and with regard for appropriate balance.

This report has been reviewed by a group other than the authors according to the procedures approved by a Report Review Committee consisting of members of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.

This report was sponsored by the Federal Transit Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation and by the Transit Cooperative Research Program.

Cover and inside design by Beth Schlenoff, Beth Schlenoff Design.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board. Committee on the Role of Public Transportation in Emergency Evacuation.

The role of transit in emergency evacuation / Committee on the Role of Public Transportation in Emergency Evacuation, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

1. Emergency transportation—Government policy—United States. 2. Emergency management—Government policy—United States. I. Title.

HE206.2.N392 2008

363.34'81—dc22

2008033070

ISBN 978-0-309-11333-5



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