Threats and risks have become increasingly present in transit agencies. In an effort to combat these threats, LA Metro and TSA partnered to implement new, advanced passenger screening technology to help detect weapons and other security threats. This session will discuss the successful implementation of new screening technology in addition to best practices for undertaking such a project, considerations prior to implementation and the results.
1. Discuss the new, advanced passenger screening technology at LA Metro
2. Identify best practices, considerations and results of implementing and undertaking a new, security screening project
3. Review best practices for protecting passengers, employees and equipment
4. Analyze best approaches to assessing and managing risk