TITLE

Explosives Detection Technologies to Protect Passenger Rail

PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;7/28/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on explosives detection technologies in passenger rail systems. It says that there is little funding for the purchase and maintenance of explosives detection technologies in the U.S. It mentions that the effective detection of explosives still relies on human operators. Furthermore, it suggests that policymakers should consider legal implications and cost when making plans for the security of passenger rails.
ACCESSION #
52741904

 

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