Rural Transit Emergency Planning Guidance

This document offers a synthesis of industry best-practices for rural transit emergency planning guidance. The material is presented in four sections: 1) Preparedness: identifying assets, assessing hazards and threats, training staff, and coordinating with other emergency response stakeholders; 2) Prevention: taking steps to eliminate and/or mitigate threats, instituting policies for reducing incident occurrence, and taking steps to reduce impact of incidents; 3) Response: reacting quickly to critical incidents; and, 4) Recover: resuming service delivery, repairing and replacing assets, and assessing incident response and making changes based on lessons learned.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: 35p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01142696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: CALTRANS, TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 21 2009 4:41PM