PennTRAIN: Accident Investigation

  • 05/28/2020
  • 05/29/2020
  • Trolleyworks Conference Room at Altoona Metro Transit (AMTRAN) in Altoona
  • 30

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Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 10 AM to 5 PM
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8 AM to 12 Noon

This course will provide technical knowledge, skills, and methods to conduct an objective on scene accident investigation; an objective method to conduct a post-accident determination of preventability; and teach participants to use accumulated investigation data to improve training and operations and reduce accidents. 

Topics will include:

  • Collision/Injury Investigation
  • Accident Management
  • What is a Complete Investigation
  • Investigation Results
  • Advanced Preparation
  • Assessing Preventability
  • Using Accidents to Produce Change
  • Organizational Use of Data

Presented by: Daecher Consulting Group

Cost: $149. PPTA cancellation policy applies.

Parking: Free, ample street parking is available at the Trolleyworks Conference Room.

Lodging: PennTRAIN has secured a block of rooms at the Fairfield by Marriott, located at 2915 Pleasant Valley Boulevard, Altoona, PA 16602. Rooms are available at the discounted rate of $96 per night, plus taxes and fees, on the nights of May 27 and 28. Click here to book online, or call 814-946-0422 to book over the phone (mention PennTRAIN to receive the discounted rate). Rooms will be released on May 13.

Meals: Lunch and breaks will be provided during the training. Please inform Sara Bowden at sara@ppta.net of any dietary restrictions at least one week in advance.

Attire: Casual. Because it can be a challenge to keep the meeting room at a temperature that accommodates everyone, we recommend bringing a sweater or jacket to stay comfortable.

Available Seats: 36

The Trolleyworks Conference Room at Altoona Metro Transit is located at:
3316 5th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602

Pennsylvania Public Transportation Association is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 115 Pine Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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