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Making trains safer through advanced communication networks

Nokia A recent fatal railway accident in Bavaria, Germany is once again highlighting the need for implementing technologies that can help to eliminate accidents, particularly...

Planning for Safety, Security in Public Transport

Most public transportation systems rely on a mix of security staffing sources to cover their systems. Dennis Lee As domestic and international transportation venues experience crime...

Passenger rail, bus service boosts real estate values, report finds

The seven sample areas were examined by residential and commercial sales performance, rent, neighborhood characteristics, local government interventions, and housing affordability for properties near...

Fla.'s HART unveils new driver safety shields

Each of HART's driver shields is equipped with an interior latch, which operators can slide-lock while in their seat compartment. HART Fla.’s Hillsborough Area Regional Transit...