Security and Emergency Management Aspects of Special Event Service
This Standard provides security and emergency management guidance to transit agencies for anned special events affecting their service areas.
|Document Number||Version||Publication Date||Publication||Related Information|
|APTA SS-SEM-S-003-08||Rev. 3||10/18/2021||Published||Current|
|APTA SS-SEM-S-003-08||Rev. 2||02/21/2020||Published||Superseded|
|APTA SS-SEM-S-003-08||Rev. 1||04/01/2013||Published||Superseded|
transit system resources instead of personal automobiles. Special events and the transit systems used to get to them can also provide a potential high-exposure and target-rich opportunity for individuals or groups intent on committing criminal and/or terrorist acts. Effective coordination and communication among event sponsors, emergency management agencies and transit agencies is critical to ensuring that events run smoothly and that contingencies are in place for potential major incidents.
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