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APTA: The state of rail safety and security

(Source: Mass Transit Magazine, November 8, 2018)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Transit agencies continue to wrestle with the same safety and security issues they’ve faced for years — issues that are exacerbated by the current environment we live in. At the same time, new challenges are coming to the forefront, often as a result of the growing imprint technology has on our lives. As 2018 draws to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on the state of safety and security in the transit industry. Experts from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) discuss some of the issues warranting additional focus, along with how the industry is working to address these issues going forward.

Full story: www.masstransitmag.com

Monday, November 12, 2018

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