Insights

MAP-21/Part 674 Certification Achieved for Nine TRA State Safety Oversight Clients

On July 25th, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced the latest round of states to receive certifications for their State Safety Oversight (SSO) Programs. Each state that oversees a defined rail transit system must apply for and receive certification under MAP-21 and 49 CFR ยง674. With these newest additions to the roster, TRA now has nine SSO clients who have achieved certification.

 

CASE and TRA TRB Projects Published

Working with our partner and prime contractor CASE, TRA recently completed two-volume Transit Cooperative Research Project Research Report 193, “Tools and Strategies for Eliminating Assaults Against Transit Operators.”

 

Incident Investigation Technical Assistance

TRA recently began an exciting project wherein we’re reviewing incident investigation procedures and recent investigation reports for a U.S. commuter rail agency. The commuter rail operator seeks to improve incident investigation processes, as well as the safety-related interaction between departments.

 

Meet Our Team: Daniel Hauber

Get to know Vice President Daniel Hauber and learn about the work he does at TRA.