2nd Building of the Central Common Government Office, the building which houses the agency
Japan Transport Safety Board ( is 運輸安全委員会 Un'yu Anzen Iinkai, JTSB) Japan's authority for establishing transportation safety. It is a division of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. It is housed in the 2nd Building of the Central Common Government Office at 2-1-2 Kasumigaseki in Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. [1 ] [2 ]
The agency began on October 1, 2008 as a merger between the
Japan Marine Accident Inquiry Agency (JMAIA) and the Aircraft and Railway Accidents Investigation Commission (ARAIC). [3 ]
In March 2012, the JTSB adopted a logo. The sphere represents the desire to carry out investigations of accidents and to maintain independence and fairness. The lines around the sphere represent the air, land, and sea. The blue-green color of the sphere represents safety.
Air accident investigations [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ " Ministry Access by Public Transportation." ( Archive) . Retrieved on April 6, 2009. "Address: 2nd Bldg. of the Central Common Government Office, 2-1-2, Kasumigaseski [ Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications ], Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8926, Japan" sic
^ " Home." (English) Japan Transport Safety Board. Retrieved on April 27, 2013. "2-1-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo (100-8918)" Japanese address: "〒100-8918 東京都千代田区霞が関2-1-2"
^ " Establishment of the JTSB." ( Archive) Japan Transport Safety Board. Retrieved on March 24, 2009.
^ " Logo." ( Archive) Japan Transport Safety Board. Retrieved on April 27, 2013.
External links [ edit ]
Maritime accident and incident investigation agencies