Disasters and Transit

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By Jim McAteer, Bob Baulsir, Edward Johnson, Jim McAteer, Bob Baulsir, and Edward Johnson. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

On today's show we discuss transit's role in preparing, mitigating, and managing for all types of disasters. This includes natural disasters such as floods and hurricanes to medical disasters and even terrorism. We discuss how transit agencies play a role as part of a city or state's team in managing the disaster, as well as what transit agencies must do to prepare themselves for these events.

Note: This show recorded August, 2017

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