Risk management is the central element of the safety management system (SMS). Identifying, assessing, analyzing, mitigating, communicating, and documenting are all steps in an effective risk management program.
The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Synthesis 157: Transit Safety Risk Assessment Methodologies is designed to help the transit industry better understand current and new innovative state-of-the-practice methodologies in safety risk assessment (SRA), which is an important part of the system.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2021. Transit Safety Risk Assessment Methodologies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/26449.
|Chapter 1 - Introduction||3-6|
|Chapter 2 - Literature Review||7-19|
|Chapter 3 - Survey Results||20-28|
|Chapter 4 - Case Examples||29-48|
|Chapter 5 - Findings and Conclusion||49-51|
|Appendix A - Survey Instruments||55-66|
|Appendix B - Surveyed Agencies and Key Characteristics||67-69|
|Appendix C - Summary Table of SRA Methodologies||70-74|
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