Explosion

Assisting Injured off Bus

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What to Do in Specific Security Situations

Explosions

Explosions may be caused by gas leaks, electrical malfunctions, or intentionally placed bombs. Historically, bombs are the weapon of choice for terrorists targeting transit systems. Bombs can be life threatening at the explosion point and surrounding areas due to blast pressure, heat, thermal effect, and flying objects. Explosions may also weaken or affect nearby structures and utilities that can in-turn be hazardous.  In the event of an explosion, understand and adhere to the following:

Transit Facilities:

Transit Vehicles: