Paratransit Emergency Preparedness and Operations Handbook
mode - paratransit, place - north america, planning - safety/accidents
Disaster preparedness, Handbooks, Operations, Paratransit services, Rural areas, Suburbs, Tribal government, Urban areas
This report provides paratransit service providers with guidance, strategies, tools, and resources to plan and prepare for, respond to, and recover from a range of emergencies. The guidance has applicability to urban, suburban, rural, and tribal paratransit operating environments. Guidance is directed to in-house paratransit operations and to paratransit services operated under contract. It has relevance for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) paratransit and general public demand-response operations.
Permission to publish the abstract has been given by Transportation Research Board, Washington, copyright remains with them.
Boyd, A., Lazaro, R., Pankratz, D.,Lazaro, V., Gleason, G., Moy, A., Chesnutt, J., & Kailes, J.I. (2013). Paratransit Emergency Preparedness and Operations Handbook. Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 160. Published by Transportation Research Board, Washington.