PennTRAIN: Accident Investigation, Harrisburg

  • 12/01/2021
  • 10:00 AM
  • 12/02/2021
  • 12:00 PM
  • Harrisburg - Hotel to be determined
  • 3


Registration is closed

Location change from Altoona to Harrisburg - to accommodate more people. 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 10 AM to 5 PM

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 8 AM to 12 Noon

Here's what you need to know before you go (as of October 10, 2021).

  1. Masks and Social Distancing will be expected and enforced.
  2. Speakers will be unmasked and properly socially distanced while training. 
  3. PennTRAIN requires this waiver to attend any in-person class. Please complete this form in advance and email to Kristen, as part of your registration. 

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: Parking is $10 per day for those staying overnight with unlimited in/out. For those not staying at the host hotel, parking is $5 per day with only one in/out.

Lodging (and meeting location): Harrisburg Hilton – One North Second StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101-1601 

PPTA has negotiated a state rate of $117. Click this link to make your hotel reservation. If you already made a reservation, please call the hotel, 717-233-6000,  and give them this code: TRAIN for the state rate of $117

Meals: Lunch and breaks will be provided during the training. Please inform Kristen Joyner, 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  

Meeting and lodging:

Harrisburg Hilton – One North Second Street

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101-1601

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

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