MOVING PEOPLE SAFELY

RULES FOR EMPLOYEE SAFETY IN THE TRANSIT INDUSTRY ARE PROMULGATED UNDER SEVERAL HEADINGS. THE BASIC RULES GOVERNING SAFE BEHAVIOR BY EMPLOYEES ARE CONTAINED IN THE OPENING CHAPTER (GENERAL RULES) AND IN AN EXTENSIVE APPENDIX (SPECIFIC OPERATING SITUATIONS). THE REMAINING CHAPTERS WERE PREPARED BY SIX IRT SUBCOMMITTEES. OF THESE, THREE DEAL WITH INSPECTIONS OF FACILITIES, CARS, AND COMMUNICATIONS, A FOURTH DEALS WITH SAFETY PRECAUTIONS RELATED TO POWER, A FIFTH DISCUSSES SAFETY IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS, AND A SIXTH PRESENTS STANDARD ACCIDENT-REPORTING PROCEDURES. A UNIFORM CODE OF OPERATING RULES IS PROMULGATED.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transit Development Corporation, Incorporated

    1730 M Street, NW, Suite 911
    Washington, DC  USA  20036
  • Publication Date: 1972-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 166 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00221875
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 17 1973 12:00AM