DENVER RTD'S COMPUTER AIDED DISPATCH/AUTOMATIC VEHICLE LOCATION SYSTEM : THE HUMAN FACTORS CONSEQUENCE

This report documents the impacts of Computer Aided Dispatch/Automatic Vehicle Locator (CAD/AVL) technology in providing real-time surveillance of vehicles and upgrading radio communication. The study examines the usability of the CAD/AVL features and how the CAD/AVL affected employees' work tasks.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Date: 1999 Federal Transit Administration, Washington DC Remarks: Performed by the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center for the Federal Transit Administration Office of Mobility Innovation under contract no. DOT-VNTSC-FTA-98-8
  • Corporate Authors:

    Metropolitan Planning Organization (Mass.). Central Transportation Planning Staff

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    Volpe National Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Stearns, Mary
    • Sussman, E Donald
    • Belcher, Jonathan
  • Publication Date: 1999

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: xiii, 70 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00798153
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-FRA-TRI-11-99-29, DOT-VNTSC-FTA-98-8
  • Files: PATH, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 8 2000 12:00AM