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Vision, Mission, and Purpose


To be recognized as the FTA and industry leader in safety promotion, information sharing and fair oversight.


To make transit safer through policy development, hazard investigation, data collection, risk analysis, effective oversight programs and information sharing.


Provide an unbiased source of integrated information to promote transit safety and effective grant management.