Transportation Security Administration

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Noun1.Transportation Security Administration - an agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel
Department of Transportation, DoT, Transportation - the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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'All Dabawenyos and guests who reside, work or have transactions within the San Pedro Square Maximum Security Zone are encouraged to serve as the 'eyes and ears' of the peacekeeping authorities by reporting suspicious persons, unattended baggage and violations of ordinances relating to security,' Baste said
The order also instructs that unattended baggage and vehicle are to be seized and antecedents of suspected person and vehicles should be verified.
"Be the eyes and ears by reporting suspicious persons and unattended baggage. It is very easy to neutralize a terrorist but the hardest part is to identify them," Yecla said.
'We have been acting on a false report several times, false alarms like unattended baggage. That is the reason why the city government of Davao passed an ordinance penalizing those individuals who leave their bags unattended,' Tagum said.
It is funny in this anti-terrorism age that you are body-searched to go into the rugby ground, no umbrella allowed, we queue for hours to catch a plane, cannot leave unattended baggage at a railway or airport - but can have a tent in the main thoroughfare in a city.
App users can share information about things seen in the airport like suspicions persons or activity, unattended baggage and even spills or dirty restroom.
A system developed by Panasonic for its CCTV cameras can automatically detect unattended baggage, trespassers on railway lines, and passengers in wheelchairs or with pushchairs who may need assistance.
Yes, notices were put up on underground trains and at stations warning that if you spot unattended baggage do not touch it but alert staff and at times all wastepaper bins at Victoria Station were removed.
Mumbai International Airport Limited fines unattended baggage items as they result in security scares.
Part of that [support] would be reporting unattended baggage on the road.
The September 11 terrorist attacks changed any number of things, from the way passengers board airplanes or use public transit to how the public is routinely told to keep an eye out for unattended baggage. For some nonprofits, the attacks placed a spotlight on disaster management plans and rethinking the way data and records are stored or backed up.