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Can a non-front-line person be chosen as a committee member
Can the President of the union be appointed to join the joint safety committee1 vote
Are transit agencies required to recertify our ASP in TrAMS each year after it receives Board Approval
Are transit agencies required to recertify our ASP in TrAMS each year after it receives Board Approval1 vote
Bipartisan Infrastructure Law - How does the FTA define what "adequately trained" safety officer means?
Bus Transit provider - who is reviewing the Bipartisan Law in order to make adjustments to the existing agency safety plan1 vote
ASP Modifications Due to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
Has your agency modified/amended its Agency Safety Plan to document any new activities or tools it has adopted in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency? If so, what modifications have you made?1 vote
What types of changes has your agency made to implement its ASP as planned, due to the COVID-19 public health emergency?1 vote
COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Effect on ASP
Due to impacts from the COVID-19 public health emergency, will you need to scale back certain areas of your ASP? If so, which areas?1 vote
What Risk Assessment methodologies have you (transit agency) used that are NOT Military Standard 882?1 vote
ASP Development and the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
How has the COVID-19 public health emergency affected your Agency Safety Plan development?1 vote
Monitoring Safety Risk Mitigations
What tools do you use to keep track of safety risk mitigations so you can monitor the mitigations to see if they are effective, appropriate, and implemented as intended? Who, in your agency, is responsible for monitoring safety risk mitigations?1 vote
Safety Hazard Identification and Safety Risk Assessment
What sources for safety hazard identification did you include in your Agency Safety Plan?2 votes
Second PTASP Notice of Enforcement
In light of the extraordinary challenges presented by the COVID-19 public health emergency, on December 11, 2020 FTA issued a second Notice of Enforcement Discretion for the Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (PTASP) regulation (49 CFR Part 673). FTA will refrain from taking enforcement action until July 21, 2021 for recipients and subrecipients unable to certify compliance with the PTASP regulation. Please visit FTA’s COVID-19 FAQs page for more information about the Notice.1 vote
Safety Event Investigations
During safety event investigations, how will your agency check for organizational factors that may have contributed to the event?1 vote
Internal Safety Reporting Programs
How do you monitor information reported through all of your internal safety reporting programs beyond just the Employee Safety Reporting Program?1 vote
Coordinating with Contractors for ASP Development
If you coordinated with service or maintenance contractors while developing your Agency Safety Plan, what strategies did you use to make the process go smoothly?2 votes
TAC ASP Review Feedback
If your agency submitted a draft ASP to the TAC for review, what was the most valuable feedback you received?1 vote
What types of challenges could potentially delay your agency’s certification of compliance with the PTASP regulation in TrAMS by the December 31 deadline?2 votes
Safety Risk Management (Hazards vs. Consequences)
What kind of guidance is your agency providing for safety staff to ensure that hazards identified during the Safety Risk Management process are hazards and not consequences?1 vote
Certification - With the deadline now being December 31,2020, does that now become our timeline for annual review and certification?
Certification - With the deadline now being December 31,2020, does that now become our timeline for annual review and certification?1 vote
Safety Risk Management (Hazard Identification)
What is one takeaway from an FTA workshop, webinar, training or resource that helped you conduct hazard identification at your agency?1 vote
What methods does your agency use to communicate safety information to employees and contractors? How do you ensure employees and contractors have received the safety information?1 vote
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