Standard

Work Zone Safety Practices

Abstract

This standard provides guidance for the development of rules and requirements for working within rail transit system work zones and provides suggested approaches for developing such rules and procedures.

Document History
Document Number Version Publication Date Publication Related Information
APTA RT-OP-S-004-03 Rev. 2 10/06/20018 Published Current

Keywords

right-of-way, roadway worker, work zone safety

Summary

This standard provides ways for rail transit systems to address situations that are present when workers perform routine and emergency work on an operating rail line. It recommends that rail transit systems perform periodic internal audits to ensure compliance with these rules and procedures.

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