K & J Safety and Security Consulting Services recently helped Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) conducted a full-scale exercise for the Main Street Trolley Line on June 21, 2017. The scenario was a motor vehicle accident with an operating trolley. Two young intoxicated individuals had previously stolen a vehicle and were driving at a high rate of speed when they crashed head on into the trolley. Some of the participating organizations for MATA’s Full Scale Exercised included: Memphis Police Department Memphis Fire Department / EMS Memphis Area Transit Authority K & J Safety and Security Consulting Services helped MATA note […]
As a sub-consultant to STV, K & J Consulting was informed by our prime that we were awarded a 3 year safety support contract to assist Amtrak with their system safety, safety management, occupational safety and safety engineering support needs. Notice to Proceed (NTP) is expected to be received shortly by our prime with onsite activities expected to start in late April or early May at the Beach Grove Shops. K & J Consulting is greatly looking forward to partnering and working with STV on this project!
K & J is now deploying the use of a drone in support of performing our Threat and Vulnerability Assessments (TVAs) as well as station and alignment hazard analysis. Additionally, in that K & J performs several emergency preparedness Full-scale Training Exercises (FTX) annually in support of our client’s needs, K & J plans on deploying our drone capabilities to film the exercises providing a unique aerial view of the exercise activities.
K & J is now offering customized Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) training tailored specifically to the unique needs of our clients and their specific projects. This training is intended for agency planners, designers, contractors, engineers, architects and safety and security staff to assist transit agencies with the concepts and benefits of implementing a cogent CPTED focus to their Capital Improvement Projects (CIP). K & J has extensive staff and project experience in project application of CPTED techniques on projects like the CATS Blue Line Extension, Cleveland Public Square, and Honolulu HART. Additionally, K & J staff are trained […]