Accession Number PB2013-109413
Title National Transportation Safety Board Strategic Plan, Fiscal Years 2013 through 2016.
Publication Date Oct 2012
Media Count 11p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The NTSB is an independent federal agency charged by Congress with investigating every civil aviation accident in the U.S. and significant accidents in other modes of transportation--railroad, highway, marine and pipeline. The NTSB determines the probable cause of each accident investigated and issues safety recommendations aimed at preventing future accidents. In addition, the NTSB carries out special studies concerning transportation safety and coordinates the resources of the Federal Government and other organizations to provide assistance to victims and their family members impacted by major transportation disasters.
Keywords Accident investigations
Accident prevention
Aviation accidents
Disasters
Highway transportation
Marine transportation
National government
Pipelines
Rail transportation
Strategic plans
Transportation modes
Transportation safety


 
Source Agency National Transportation Safety Board
NTIS Subject Category 85D - Transportation Safety
85 - Transportation
70F - Public Administration & Government
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
Corporate Author National Transportation Safety Board, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1321
Contract Number N/A

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