National Academies Press: OpenBook
« Previous: ACRONYMS
Page 80
Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/24686.
×
Page 80
Page 81
Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/24686.
×
Page 81
Page 82
Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/24686.
×
Page 82
Page 83
Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/24686.
×
Page 83
Page 84
Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/24686.
×
Page 84

Below is the uncorrected machine-read text of this chapter, intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text of each book. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

78 REFERENCES Ahmed, S.A., Transit Safety Management and Performance Measurement, Report FTA-OK-26-7007.2011.1, Federal Transit Administration, Washington, D.C., 2011, 17 pp. Avoiding Complacency on the Job, Safety.BLR.com, Oct. 17, 2005 [Online]. Available: http://safety.blr.com/training/work- place-safety-training-sessions/safety-administration/safety-attitude/Avoiding-Complacency-on-the-Job [accessed Feb. 10, 2016]. Beaton, E.B., E. Bialostozky, P. Dougherty, T.R. Gouge, and T.V. Orosz, Designing the Modern Multi-Modal Urban Arterial: A Case Study of the Webster Avenue Bus Rapid Transit Project, Nov. 15, 2014 [Online]. Available: http://docs.trb.org/ prp/15-4656.pdf [accessed Jan. 28, 2016]. Brock, J.F., C. Jacobs, H. Van Cott, M. McCauley, and D.M. Nordstrom, TCRP Report 72: Simulators and Bus Safety: Guide- lines for Acquiring and Using Transit Bus Operator Driving Simulators, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2001 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/tcrp/tcrp_rpt_72.pdf [accessed Feb. 11, 2016]. Burka, A., A. Qin, and D.D. Lee, “An Application of Parametric Speaker Technology to Bus-Pedestrian Collision Warning,” Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers 17th International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Oct. 8–11, 2014. Qingdao, China [Online]. Available: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?arnumber=6957811 [accessed Jan. 20, 2016]. Carruth, D., and L. Strawderman, “Improving Safety of Vulnerable Road Users: Effectiveness of Environment and In-Vehicle Warning Systems at Intermodal Interchanges,” National Center for Intermodal Transportation for Economic Competitive- ness, Mississippi State University, Jan. 2014 [Online]. Available: http://www.ncitec.msstate.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012- 02FR.pdf [accessed Jan. 20, 2016]. FAAC Incorporated, Ann Arbor, Mich., 2016 [Online]. Available: http://www.faac.com/bussimulators.htm [accessed July 6, 2016]. Florida Transit Safety Network (FTSN) Dec. 2015 quarterly meeting. Jacksonville, Florida [Online]. Available: http://www. floridatsn.org/services-and-resources/activities/ftsn-quarterly-meeting-december-9-2015/. Gertler, J., S. Popkin, D. Nelson, and K. O’Neil, TCRP Report 81: Toolbox for Transit Operator Fatigue, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2002 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/ onlinepubs/tcrp/tcrp_rpt_81.pdf [accessed Jan. 8, 2016]. Goodwill, J., A. Reep, and R. Pine, TCRP Synthesis 97: Improving Bus Transit Safety through Rewards and Discipline, Trans- portation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2012 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb. org/onlinepubs/tcrp/tcrp_syn_97.pdf [accessed Jan. 21, 2016]. Kansas City Regional Transit (KCRTA), Code of Conduct, KCRTA, Kansas City, Mo. [Online]. Available: http://ridekc.org/ rider-guide/code-of-conduct. Kozub, C.A., TCRP Synthesis 108: Transit Operator Distraction Policies, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2013 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/tcrp/tcrp_syn_108.pdf [accessed Jan. 8, 2016]. Lin, P., A. Kourtellis, and M. Wills, “Evaluation of Camera-Based Systems to Reduce Transit Bus Side Collisions—Phase II,” National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, Dec. 2012 [Online]. Available: http://www.dot.state.fl.us/research-center/Completed_Proj/Summary_PTO/FDOT-BDK85-977-35-rpt.pdf [accessed Jan. 20, 2016]. Lytx, “Fleet Safety Management Solutions,” San Diego, Calif., 2016 [Online]. Available: http://www.lytx.com/our-solutions/ drivecam-programs [accessed Jan. 28, 2016]. Lytx, “Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority and Lytx Recognized with 2015 Innovative Solutions Award for Safety,” San Diego, Calif., Sept. 30, 2015 [Online]. Available: http://www.lytx.com/press-releases/greater-cleveland-regional- transit-authority-lytx-recognized-2015-innovative-solutions-award-safety [accessed Feb. 11, 2016].

79 Lytx, “San Francisco Municipal Transportation Case Study,” San Diego, Calif., June 2011 [Online]. Available: http://www. lytx.com/our-markets/fleet/case-study-san-francisco-municipal-transportation-agency [accessed Jan. 28, 2016]. Morris, W.P. and C.P. DeAnnuntis, “Evaluation of Rear-end Bus Collisions and Identification of Possible Solutions,” National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation. Tallahassee, Mar. 2014 [Online]. Available: http:// www.nctr.usf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/77955.pdf [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Nakanishi, Y.J. and W.C. Fleming, TCRP Synthesis 93: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assault, Trans- portation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2011 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb. org/onlinepubs/tcrp/tcrp_syn_93.pdf [accessed June 28, 2016]. Operation Lifesaver, Rail Safety Education, Alexandria, Va. [Online]. Available: http://oli.org/ [accessed Feb. 10, 2016]. Osman, H., N.M. El-Gohary, and T.E. El-Diraby, “Integrating Value Engineering and Context-Sensitive Solutions,” Trans- portation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2025, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington D.C., 2007, pp. 81–89 [Online]. Available: http://trrjournalonline.trb.org/doi/ pdf/10.3141/2025-08 [accessed Jan. 28, 2016]. Pessaro, B., “Evaluation of Automated Vehicle Technology for Transit,” National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, Jan. 2015 [Online]. Available: http://www.nctr.usf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/77975- 508-Version.pdf [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Prato, C.G. and S. Kaplan, “Bus Accident Severity and Passenger Injury: Evidence from Denmark,” 2013 [Online]. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12544-013-0107-z#/page-1 [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Reep, A., L. Staes, and V. Perk, “A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents—A Case Study in Florida,” National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, June 2013 [Online]. Available: http://www.nctr.usf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/77701.pdf [accessed Jan. 26, 2016]. Roman, A., “BusCon 2015: New Vehicles, New Exhibitors, New Ways to Do Business,” METRO Magazine, Dec. 1, 2015 [Online]. Available: http://www.metro-magazine.com/bus/article/411192/buscon-2015-new-vehicles-new-exhibitors- new-ways-to-do-business [accessed on Feb. 11, 2016]. Sapper, D.B. and A. Reep, “Bus Incident Reporting, Tracking, and Analysis System,” U.S. Department of Transportation, National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, Aug. 2006 [Online]. Available: http://www.nctr.usf.edu/pdf/576-03.pdf [accessed Jan. 20, 2016]. Schneeberger, J.D., A. Jacobi, and G. Torng, Transit Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) Applications: Near Term Research and Development, Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Dec. 2014 [Online]. Available: http:// ntl.bts.gov/lib/54000/54400/54483/FHWA-JPO-14-174_v1.pdf [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Staes, L., J. Begley, and V. Perk, Bus Safety Study: A Report to Congress, Federal Transit Administration Report No. 0051, FTA, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2013 [Online]. Available: https://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/FTA_Report_ No._0051.pdf [accessed Jan. 20, 2016]. Staes, L., J.A. Goodwill, and R. Yegidis, “Bus Operator Safety and Critical Issues—Examination and Model Practices,” National Center for Transit Research, Florida Department of Transportation, Jan. 2014 [Online]. Available: http://www. nctr.usf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/77953-Bus-Oper-Safety-Critical-Issues.pdf [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Thomson, B., I. Matos, and J. Previdi, TCRP Synthesis 123: Onboard Camera Applications for Buses, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington D.C., 2016 [Online]. Available: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/tcrp/ tcrp_syn_123.pdf [accessed June 23, 2016]. Tiznado, I., P. Galilea, F. Delgado, and M. Niehasu, “Incentive Schemes for Bus Drivers: The Case of the Public Transit Sys- tem in Santiago, Chile,” Elsevier Research in Transportation Economics, Vol. 48, Dec. 2014, pp. 77–83 [Online]. Avail- able: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0739885914000754 [accessed Jan. 8, 2016]. TrackIt, Auckland, New Zealand, 2016 [Online]. Available: http://www.trackit.co.nz/. Transit Advisory Committee for Safety, Preventing and Mitigating Transit Worker Assaults in the Bus and Rail Transit Indus- try, TRACS Report 14-01, July 6, 2015 [Online]. Available: https://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/Final_ TRACS_Assaults_Report_14-01_07_06_15_pdf_rv6.pdf [accessed Jan. 8, 2016].

80 Transit Advisory Committee for Safety, Establishing a Fatigue Management Program for the Bus and Rail Transit Industry, TRACS Report 14-02, July 30, 2015 [Online]. Available: https://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/docs/ TRACS_Fatigue_Report_14-02_Final_%282%29.pdf [accessed Jan. 21, 2016]. Tse, J.L.M., R. Flin, and K. Mearns, “Bus Driver Well-Being Review: 50 Years of Research.” Transportation Research Part F 9, 2006, pp. 89–114, Scotland, U.K. [Online]. Available: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/iprc/documents/bus_driver_wellbeing. pdf [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Valentine, D., R. Zimmer, S. Mortensen, and R. Sheehan, “Transit Safety Retrofit Package (TRP): Leveraging DSRC for Transit Safety—Fielding Results and Lessons Learned,” Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transporta- tion, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2014. Wåhlberg, A.E., “Long-Term Effects of Training in Economical Driving: Fuel Consumption, Accidents, Driver Acceleration Behavior and Technical Feedback,” International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Vol. 37, No. 4, April 2007 [Online]. Available: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016981410600268X [accessed Jan. 19, 2016]. Westfield Insurance Agency [Online]. Available: http://media.westfieldinsurance.com/www/business/Fleet_Management. pdf [accessed Feb. 10, 2016].

Abbreviations and acronyms used without definitions in TRB publications: A4A Airlines for America AAAE American Association of Airport Executives AASHO American Association of State Highway Officials AASHTO American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials ACI–NA Airports Council International–North America ACRP Airport Cooperative Research Program ADA Americans with Disabilities Act APTA American Public Transportation Association ASCE American Society of Civil Engineers ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers ASTM American Society for Testing and Materials ATA American Trucking Associations CTAA Community Transportation Association of America CTBSSP Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program DHS Department of Homeland Security DOE Department of Energy EPA Environmental Protection Agency FAA Federal Aviation Administration FHWA Federal Highway Administration FMCSA Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration FRA Federal Railroad Administration FTA Federal Transit Administration HMCRP Hazardous Materials Cooperative Research Program IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ISTEA Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 ITE Institute of Transportation Engineers MAP-21 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (2012) NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASAO National Association of State Aviation Officials NCFRP National Cooperative Freight Research Program NCHRP National Cooperative Highway Research Program NHTSA National Highway Traffic Safety Administration NTSB National Transportation Safety Board PHMSA Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration RITA Research and Innovative Technology Administration SAE Society of Automotive Engineers SAFETEA-LU Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (2005) TCRP Transit Cooperative Research Program TDC Transit Development Corporation TEA-21 Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (1998) TRB Transportation Research Board TSA Transportation Security Administration U.S.DOT United States Department of Transportation

TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD 500 F ifth S treet, N .W . W ashing to n, D .C . 20001 A D D R ESS SER VICE R EQ UESTED

Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies Get This Book
×
MyNAP members save 10% online.
Login or Register to save!
Download Free PDF

TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 126: Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies documents current practices and training initiatives, including bus operator training and retraining programs that have been effective in reducing accidents and incidents at transit agencies. The study also focuses on other system approaches that have been implemented to address safety hazards. These approaches include various technology applications, infrastructure modifications, and programs and initiatives such as driver incentive programs and close call/near miss reporting.

  1. ×

    Welcome to OpenBook!

    You're looking at OpenBook, NAP.edu's online reading room since 1999. Based on feedback from you, our users, we've made some improvements that make it easier than ever to read thousands of publications on our website.

    Do you want to take a quick tour of the OpenBook's features?

    No Thanks Take a Tour »
  2. ×

    Show this book's table of contents, where you can jump to any chapter by name.

    « Back Next »
  3. ×

    ...or use these buttons to go back to the previous chapter or skip to the next one.

    « Back Next »
  4. ×

    Jump up to the previous page or down to the next one. Also, you can type in a page number and press Enter to go directly to that page in the book.

    « Back Next »
  5. ×

    To search the entire text of this book, type in your search term here and press Enter.

    « Back Next »
  6. ×

    Share a link to this book page on your preferred social network or via email.

    « Back Next »
  7. ×

    View our suggested citation for this chapter.

    « Back Next »
  8. ×

    Ready to take your reading offline? Click here to buy this book in print or download it as a free PDF, if available.

    « Back Next »
Stay Connected!