PennTRAIN: Accident Investigation, Altoona

  • 03/29/2022
  • 10:00 AM
  • 03/30/2022
  • 12:00 PM
  • Trolleyworks Conference Room at Altoona Metro Transit (AMTRAN) in Altoona
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Registration is closed

Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 10 AM to 5 PM

Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 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: 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. Please click this link to secure your room at a rate of $96 per night. 

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: 29

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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