What to Consider Before Equipping Your Fleet with Video Surveillance

This article discusses what transit agencies and operators need to consider when selecting appropriate video surveillance equipment for their fleets. It highlights the following aspects which should be considered prior to purchase the equipment: 1) test driving the equipment; 2) video quality; 3) user friendliness; 4) data storage; 5) reliability; 6) number of cameras; 7) camera location; 8) number of channels; 9) future upgrades; and, 10) installation. Maintenance, warranties, and reliability should also be taken into consideration. The article concludes with a look at what transit agencies with smaller fleets might be able to afford on a smaller budget.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Illustrations; Photos;
  • Pagination: pp 62, 64-67
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01141254
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: BTRIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 2009 7:47PM