Our History

Founded in 1990, Transportation Resource Associates, Inc. (TRA) is a privately-owned Pennsylvania corporation. TRA is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and currently has over 40 full-time employees. TRA provides transportation safety, security, and operations consulting, as well as the IndustrySafe Safety Management Software.

When TRA was formed in 1990, its focus was on providing consulting services to the transportation sector, primarily in the areas of operations, safety, and security consulting. Today, works with TRA state departments of transportation across the United States, public transportation agencies of all sizes throughout North America, and transportation trade groups, such as the American Public Transportation Association. In addition to its Philadelphia headquarters, TRA has in recent years expanded to have staff based in Greater New York City metropolitan area; Atlanta, GA; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Central New Jersey; and the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

TRA professionals have in-depth project management experience and leadership skills to manage safety transportation safety projects and provide technical assistance to our customers. TRA’s consultants include professionals with backgrounds in the law, engineering, law enforcement, city and regional planning, and other related fields, with numerous staff having decades of experience in the public transportation industry, including directly for transit agencies and as state-level transit safety program managers. TRA continues to provide its clients with practical, state-of-the-art transportation safety, security, and operations solutions, as it has throughout its history.

In addition to its transportation safety, security, and operations consulting business, TRA launched its IndustrySafe safety management software in 2004. IndustrySafe enables customers in all industries to track industrial safety data and achieve safety regulatory compliance. The mission of the IndustrySafe team, is to be the leader in providing Environmental Health and Safety software that enables organizations to improve the safety, health and environment of their stakeholders.

TRA’s core business is providing safety and security transportation consulting and providing the IndustrySafe Safety Management Software. TRA is a privately held Pennsylvania Corporation.