This webcast provides an overview of the recently completed Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 97 report Improving Bus Transit Safety Through Rewards and Discipline – A Synthesis of Transit Practice. The webcast presentation addresses current practices and experiences of public transit agencies in applying both corrective actions and rewards to recognize, motivate, and reinforce a safety culture for bus operators within their organizations. Participants will be encouraged to ask questions as well as share information on innovative programs at their agencies. The purpose of this webcast and interactive session is to aid public transit agencies and other stakeholders in deciding how to proceed in in dealing with award and discipline programs. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 97 final report.
Presenters: Amber Reep, Senior Research Associate, Center for Urban Transportation Research and Randall Pine, Pine and Associates