Department of Transportation

Fixed Guideway, State Safety Oversight Agency (SSOA)

New Jersey Department of Transportation Fixed Guideway Rail Transit State Safety Oversight 2018 Public Safety Report

Federal regulation 49 CFR Part 659 requires a state to oversee the safety and security of rail fixed guideway systems through a designated oversight agency. Executive Order 65 places the responsibility with the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT), while N.J.A.C. 16:53E provides the rules that govern oversight.

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA), as per 49 CFR Part 674 requires each State Safety Oversight Agency (SSOA) to complete an annual status report on the safety of the rail fixed guideway systems under their jurisdiction.

2018 NJDOT SSO (PSR) Report

Last updated date: August 7, 2019 9:59 AM