June 2019 Transit Safety and Oversight Spotlight Newsletter Now Available

The June 2019 issue of the Transit Safety and Oversight Spotlight newsletter is now available.

This issue includes a feature article on understanding Safety Management Policy and Promotion requirements in Agency Safety Plans. It also includes several announcements including FTA’s upcoming Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (PTASP) Bus Workshops and State Safety Oversight reporting tool pilot testing, FTA’s published Federal Register Notice on protecting transit operators from the risk of assault, and updated PTASP frequently asked questions. In addition, there is a new “Data Spotlight” feature with a focus on bus transit worker assaults and homicides; upcoming speaking events, workshops, and webinars; available safety training; and more.

Please share the newsletter with colleagues and send comments to FTASafetyStakeholder@dot.gov.

Links:

Transit Safety and Oversight Spotlight Newsletter – June 2019

State Safety Oversight (SSO) Program

Public Transportation Agency Safety Plans (PTASP)

PTASP Resources

Atlanta PTASP Workshops

Chicago PTASP Workshop

San Francisco PTASP Workshops

2019 FTA Joint SSO and Rail Transit Agency (RTA) Workshop

Federal Register: Protecting Public Transportation Operators From the Risk of Assault

PTASP Frequently Asked Questions