Department of Transportation

Fixed Guideway, State Safety Oversight Agency (SSOA)

Contact Us

Contact Phone Number: 609.963.2090
By Fax: 609.530.6397

Mailing Address:

Kimbrali Davis, Manager
Office of Fixed Guideway & State Safety Oversight
New Jersey Department of Transportation
1035 Parkway Avenue, P.O. Box 600
Trenton, NJ 08625-0600
Todd Kropilak, New Jersey SSO Program Manager.

Rail Transit Agencies
There are currently four Rail Fixed Guideway Public Transportation Systems (RFGPTS) subject to the provisions of the SSO program: The NJ SSOA is responsible for overseeing the safety of four rail systems that operate under the jurisdiction of the State of New Jersey. One system, PATCO, also operates in Philadelphia, PA.
Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO)
David Fullerton, PATCO SMS
Safety App: Look Up Speak Up

NJ Transit Light Rail
(River LINE, Newark Light Rail, & Hudson-Bergen Light Rail)
Brian Lapp, Chief Safety Officer
Safety Hotline: 877-806-8283
The SSO program requirements, processes and procedures are intended to be transparent. The program standard and contacts for the SSO program staff are publicly available on the NJDOT webpage describing the SSO program.
Last updated date: April 6, 2022 9:30 AM