ERIC Number: ED080716
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Transportation Safety Education and Manpower Training.
Florida Technological Univ., Orlando. Coll. of Engineering.; Office of the Assistant Secretary for Environment, Safety, and Consumer Affairs (DOT), Washington, DC.
In an effort to aid in the improvement of transportation safety, a workshop involving the efforts of transportation officials, operators, government officials, and educators was instituted to formulate policies for education and manpower training in the area. The proceedings, findings, and recommendations of the workshop team are presented in this document. Part One presents a general overview and summary of the conclusions and recommendations made, and Part Two contains an explanation of workshop proceedings and provides the framework and rationale on which conclusive findings and recommendations were based. The recommendations are grouped under the headings: (1) Problems in Transportation Safety, (2) Skills and Disciplines Required in Transportation Safety, (3) Organizational Considerations for Transportation Safety Programs, (4) Public Education Requirements for Transportation Safety Awareness, and (5) Manpower Development and Training Requirements for Transportation Safety. (Atuhor/SN)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Educational Programs, Labor Force Development, Safety Education, Transportation, Workshops
Transportation Systems Institute, Florida Technological University, Box 25000, Orlando, FL 32816
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Technological Univ., Orlando. Coll. of Engineering.; Office of the Assistant Secretary for Environment, Safety, and Consumer Affairs (DOT), Washington, DC.
Note: Summary Report of a workshop (Florida Technological University, Orlando, Florida, November 13-17, 1972)