Bus Safety and Accident Prevention



  
  
 
 
  • Training
26/09/2017
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28/09/2017
Dubai
  • United Arab Emirates

About: 

Objectives
 
Participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of a Safety Management System

  • Identify key areas of bus transport safety: bus, driver, infrastructure, and external

  • Learn to identify bus safety risks and how to manage them

  • Work with safety data and statistics

  • Develop proper measures of effectiveness (KPIs)

  • Build a positive safety culture

  • Ensure effective internal and external communications on safety

 

Methodology
 

  • Interactive sessions including overview of the topic, presentation and discussion of the latest trends and developments,

  • Presentation of good practice examples by experts and students,

  • Additional opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss hot topics during workshops in smaller groups, and

  • Technical field visits

 

Programme: 

1.     Introduction to Safety Management

·       Transport safety basics

·       Public transport safety in comparison with other modes

·       Importance of Safety Management

2.     Bus Transport Safety

·       Bus

·       Driver

·       Infrastructure

·       External environment

3.     Safety Data Analysis

·       Types of safety data

·       Accident data

·       Bus maintenance data

·       Driver performance data

·       Other relevant data

·       Accident/incident investigation

4.     Bus Safety Management Plan

·       Hazzard identification

·       Hazard resolution

·       Response plan

·       Contingencies

·       Communications and awareness

5.     Introduction to Safety Audits

·       Definition of Safety Audit

·       Safety Audit objectives

·       Safety Audit types and techniques

·       Examples of Safety Audit

 

Registration: 

 

Participation Fees

 

Until 28/08/2017

After 28/08/2017

Member

1130 €

1510 €

Member « developing nations »*

830 €

1100 €

Non-member

1530 €

2040 €

Non-member « developing nations »*

1030 €

1380 €

Group UITP Member (4 or +)

1060 €

Group UITP Member (4 or +) « developing nations »*

780 €

Group UITP non Member (4 or +)

1430 €

Group UITP non Member (4 or +) « developing nations »*

955 €

* Participants from developing nations benefit from a special discount. Check here the list of eligible countries.

To register a group of 4 persons of more from the same organisation, please contact us: dure.shewar@uitp.org

Participation fees include:

  • Training instruction
  • Lunches and coffee breaks
  • All training documents: Binder including all presentations and supporting documents; Access to all training material via UITP's electronic library Mobi+ (after the training)

Groups generally consist of 25 participants and are limited to 30 in order to increase the learning experience and interaction during the programme. Places allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.