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Developing Partnerships between Transportation Agencies and the Disability and Underrepresented Communities
Available in: Category: Planning and Design,Rider Groups Publish Date: 05/20/2013
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Research Results Digest 107: Developing Partnerships between Transportation Agencies and the Disability and Underrepresented Communities describes the benefits to transit agencies and consumers of developing advisory committees and other partnerships with underrepresented communities. Case studies illustrate best practices for coordinating and seeking input from these groups.

Developing, Designing & Delivering Community Transportation Services
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Planning and Design,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 01/01/2009
This National RTAP Technical Brief is a companion to the technical brief Getting Started: Creating a Vision and Strategy for Community Transportation. That preliminary document describes the process for building a foundation of values, needs, vision, strategy and community commitment for transit, one that ensures that the transit systems mission and goals are clearly stated and understood by all. The information in this technical brief outlines the important next steps: how the transit organization develops, designs and delivers its services. Developing, Designing and Delivering Community Transportation Services was originally created in 1999 and updated in 2009.

Developing, Enhancing, and Sustaining Tribal Transit Services: A Guidebook
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Programs and Regulations,Planning and Design,Rider Groups Publish Date: 07/09/2012
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 154: Developing, Enhancing, and Sustaining Tribal Transit Services: A Guidebook describes the planning and implementation of a tribal transit system. The report provides case studies from tribes that maintain their own transit systems. A research report and brochure/PowerPoint is available on the linked page. 

The National RTAP Resource Center also has a print copy of the report that can be shipped to you, and a copy of the PowerPoint presentation on CD-ROM available for loan.  If you would like to borrow the CD-ROM, please contact info@nationalrtap.org.

Development of Transactional Data Specifications for Demand-Responsive Transportation
Available in: Category: Management and Administration,Statistics and Data,Planning and Design Publish Date: 05/04/2020
The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Research Report 210: Development of Transactional Data Specifications for Demand-Responsive Transportation presents a transactional data specification for DRT to facilitate interactions among the software systems that manage these services. A validator software tool that verifies data messages generated by a software system is available as part of the project.

Dialysis Transportation: The Intersection of Transportation and Healthcare
Available in: Category: Rider Groups,Mobility Management Publish Date: 08/14/2019
TCRP Research Report 203: Dialysis Transportation: The Intersection of Transportation and Healthcare responds to major concerns of public transportation agencies about the rising demand and costs to provide kidney dialysis trips and about experiences showing these trips require service more specialized than public transportation is designed to provide. The report documents the complicated relationship of two different industries—public transportation and healthcare, each with its own perspective and requirements—to highlight problems, identify strategies addressing concerns, and suggest options that may be more appropriate for dialysis transportation.

Distracted Driving: Strategies and State of the Practices
Available in: Category: Programs and Regulations,Safety and Security,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 02/01/2019
Distracted Driving: Strategies and State of the Practices is technical assistance report conducted by the Louisiana Transportation Research Center through an extensive literature review to obtain the state of knowledge on existing research on distracted driving in the U.S. The objective of this report was to review relevant studies on distracted driving including measurements, strategies, legislation, employer policies, and technologies used nationally to prevent distracted driving, to acquire the information needed to address distracted driving in Louisiana. The strategies used to address distracting driving are typically focused on improving data collection, education, enforcement and adjudication, engineering, and legislation. Nationally, there are hand-held cell phone ba...

Diversity Training Initiatives
Available in: Category: Management and Administration Publish Date: 01/01/2003
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 46: Diversity Training Initiatives discusses transit agencies' experiences with implementing diversity training initiatives.

Driving Your Online Presence: The Importance of Creating a Website for Your Transit Agency
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Management and Administration,Transit Operations,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 12/18/2018
This National RTAP Technical Brief, Driving Your Online Presence: The Importance of Creating a Website for Your Transit Agency, addresses why it’s useful and important for your transit agency to have a website. It highlights the hallmarks of an effective transit agency’s website, and also provides useful steps for developing a new website and tips on improving an existing one.  The brief was released in 2012 and updated in 2018.

Drug and Alcohol Fitness-for-Duty Policies and Procedures for Public Transit (Q&A Document)
Available in: Category: Safety and Security,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 01/19/2018
These are questions and answers from the National RTAP webinar on Drug & Alcohol Fitness-for-Duty Policies & Procedures for Public Transit, held January 19, 2018.

This webinar was a follow-up to our December 12, 2017 webinar which covered the update to U.S. DOT's drug and alcohol regulation, 49 CFR Part 40, effective January 1, 2018. One key piece of the update was the addition of four new prescription opioids to the drug testing panel.

During the webinar, Robbie Sarles of RLS & Associates provides a discussion about best-practices and suggestions for policies and procedures addressing an employee's "fitness-for-duty" in the context of the "significant safety risk" determination by an Medical Review Officer following a U.S. DOT drug test.

Drug and Alcohol Fitness-for-Duty Policies and Procedures for Public Transit (Webinar)
Available in: Category: Programs and Regulations,Safety and Security,National RTAP Publish Date: 01/19/2018
This National RTAP webinar was a follow-up to our December 12, 2017 webinar which covered the update to U.S. DOT's drug and alcohol regulation, 49 CFR Part 40, effective January 1, 2018. One key piece of the update was the addition of four new prescription opioids to the drug testing panel.

During this webinar, held on January 19, 2018, Robbie Sarles of RLS & Associates provides a discussion about best-practices and suggestions for policies and procedures addressing an employee's "fitness-for-duty" in the context of the "significant safety risk" determination by an Medical Review Officer following a U.S. DOT drug test.

View the Webinar recording below or click the Download button to view a PDF of the presentation slides.