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13 Terrorist Event 46% Power Failure 42% Snow/Ice 42% Building/Facility Failure 38% Fire 38% Flooding 38% Tornado 35% Cyber Attack/Virus 31% Bomb Threat 23% Communications Failure 19% Earthquake/Tsunami 19% Hurricane 19% Major Systems Failure 19% Terrorist Threat 19% Biological Agent Release/Epidemic 12% Chemical Agent Release 12% Explosion 12% Hazmat Release 12% Workplace Violence 12% Radiological/Nuclear Release 8% Other 8% Civil Disturbance 4% Tropical Storm 4% 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% 50% Figure 1. State DOT emergencies most likely to require COOP activation. these results show similarities among the types of emergen- Transit agencies are most concerned with fires, flood- cies about which all transportation agencies are concerned, ing, and power failures. they also highlight distinct differences in the types of emer- gencies selected by state DOTs, TMCs, and pubic trans- portation agencies as most significant: SUMMARY The team's completion of the capabilities survey will result State DOTs are most concerned about terrorist attacks, in documentation of current capabilities. This documentation power failures, and snow or ice storms. can be used to help assess the threats to the essential func- TMCs are most concerned with facilities, communica- tions the agency chooses to focus on during emergencies that tions and power failures, and snow or ice storms. might require COOP activation. Snow/Ice 45% Building/Facility Failure 42% Communications Failure 42% Earthquake/Tsunami 33% Fire 33% Power Failure 33% Bomb Threat 30% Terrorist Event 30% Flooding 27% Tornado 24% Hazmat Release 21% Hurricane 21% Major Systems Failure 21% Cyber Attack/Virus 18% Tropical Storm 15% Biological Agent 12% Chemical Agent Release 12% Explosion 9% Radiological/Nuclear Release 9% Terrorist Threat 6% Civil Disturbance 3% Workplace Violence 3% Other 3% 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% 50% Figure 2. TMC emergencies most likely to require COOP activation.

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14 Fire 58% Flooding 53% Power Failure 47% Building/Facility Failure 32% Major Systems Failure 32% Snow/Ice 32% Communications Failure 26% Hurricane 26% Terrorist Event 26% Civil Disturbance 21% Earthquake/Tsunami 21% Explosion 21% Tropical Storm 21% Hazmat Release 16% Bomb Threat 11% Cyber Attack/Virus 11% Terrorist Threat 11% Tornado 11% Other 11% Biological Agent 5% Chemical Agent Release 5% Radiological/Nuclear 0% Workplace Violence 0% 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% 50% Figure 3. Transit agency events most likely to require COOP activation.