CUTR visits Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center

  In late April, CUTR employees Paul Goyette and Stephanie Lewis met with the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s (JTA) operations training team to tour the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center and discuss ways to enhance their existing bus operator training curriculum. “We were very impressed with their existing program and each trainer’s delivery style,” said Ms. Lewis. “We…

CUTR Webcast Recording: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults

October 4, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 93 report Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 93 final report. Presented by: Yuko Nakanishi, Principal and Founder, Nakanishi Research and Consulting, LLC and Lieutenant William Fleming, Massachusetts Bay…

CUTR Webcast Recording: Improving Bus Transit Safety through Rewards and Discipline

August 23, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the recently completed Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 97 report Improving Bus Transit Safety Through Rewards and Discipline- A Synthesis of Transit Practice. The webcast presentation addresses current practices and experiences of public transit agencies in applying both corrective actions and rewards to recognize, motivate, and…