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ABSENCE

Français : ABSENCE
Deutsch : ABWESENHEIT

An actual absence of an EMPLOYEE from work on a particular CALENDAR DAY for a specified time.
Access

Français : Accès
Deutsch : Zutritt

ACCESS WALK

Français : TRAJET D'ACCÈS
Deutsch : ZU-/ABGANG, Zu-/Abgangsweg

A part of a TRIP corresponding to the walking movement of a passenger from a PLACE (origin of the TRIP) to a STOP POINT (origin of the PT TRIP), or the walking movement from a STOP POINT (destination of the PT TRIP) to a PLACE (destination of the TRIP).
ACCESS ZONE

Français : ZONE D'ACCÈS
Deutsch : ZUGANGSZONE, Einzugsbereich

A ZONE for which the duration of ACCESS WALKs to a particular STOP POINT is the same.
ACCOUNT ENTRY

Français : ENTRÉE DE COMPTE
Deutsch : ABRECHNUNGSEINTRAG

A record of aggregated ACTIVITY LOG ENTRY data per WAGE TYPE, EMPLOYEE and COST CENTRE for one CALENDAR DAY. This is used to transfer information on duties actually worked by drivers to an external account system.

See also : Paid hours
Accounting

Français : Comptabilité
Deutsch : Abrechnung, Buchführung

Activity-based Transmodel Company area, defined as all activities related to financial control.

See also : Cost accounting indicators
ACCOUNTING PERIOD

Français : PÉRIODE COMPTABLE
Deutsch : ABRECHNUNGSPERIODE, Buchungsperiode

A continuous interval between two CALENDAR DAYs which will be used for Accounting purposes.
Acoustic signal

Français : Signal sonore
Deutsch : Akustisches Signal

ACTIVATION POINT

Français : POINT D'ACTIVATION
Deutsch : AKTIVIERUNGSPUNKT, Ortsmarke

A POINT where a control process is activated when a vehicle passes it. Equipment may be needed for the activation (but the event of passing by may also be calculated).
ACTIVITY LOG ENTRY

Français : ENTRÉE DE JOURNAL D'ACTIVITÉS
Deutsch : EINTRAG IN DER TÄTIGKEITSNACHWEIS

A record giving information on the actual time worked in a STRETCH, or spent for a BREAK, by an EMPLOYEE on a specified CALENDAR DAY. It includes data needed for accounting. The actual time worked may cover planned as unplanned activities.
Actual service mileage

Français : Kilométrage réel
Deutsch : Fahrplanmässige Betriebsleistung

See also :Revenue mileage, Dead mileage
ACTUAL VEHICLE EQUIPMENT

Français : ÉQUIPEMENT VÉHICULE RÉEL
Deutsch : INDIVIDUELLE FAHRZEUGAUSRÜSTUNG

The items of equipment of a particular type in a particular VEHICLE.

See also :On board equipment
Actual waiting time display

Français : Affichage du temps d'attente réel
Deutsch : Wartezeitinformation

Information available to passengers at bus stops showing actual waiting times derived from current vehicle location and average speed.
Advance

Français : Avance
Deutsch : Verfrühung

Aid to drivers

Français : Aide aux conducteurs
Deutsch : Fahrerunterstützung

Alarm

Français : Alarme
Deutsch : Notruf, Alarm

Alighting

Français : Descente, Débarquement
Deutsch : Ausstieg

All call

Français : Appel général
Deutsch : Sammelruf

See also :Selective call
Allowance

Français : Allocation
Deutsch : Zuschläge

See also :Time allowance, Monetary allowance
Allowed time, Scheduled time (bus)

Français : Temps alloué
Deutsch : Zugeteilte, Zugeordnete Zeit

The time separating the departure of a vehicle from two successive termini (= Running time plus Layover time).

See also :Running time, Layover time
Arrival

Français : Arrivée
Deutsch : Anfahrt, Ankunft

ASSIGNED DUTY

Français : SERVICE AGENT AFFECTÉ
Deutsch : PLANDIENST

A DUTY to which specific timed work has been assigned.

See also :SPARE DUTY
Assignment, Allocation

Français : Affectation
Deutsch : Zuordnung

See also :Vehicle assignment, Driver assignment
Authorised persons

Français : Personnel habilité
Deutsch : Fahrer mit Personenbeförderungsschein

Any person who is allowed to drive a bus in public service.
Automatic vehicle identification

Français : Identification automatique des véhicules
Deutsch : Automat. Fahrzeugidentifikation

See also :Vehicle monitoring, Vehicle location tracking
Automatic vehicle monitoring (A.V.M.) system, Computer-aided operation monitoring system

Français : Système d'aide à l'exploitation (S.A.E.), Surveillance automatique des véhicules
Deutsch : Rechnergestutztes Betriebsleitsystem (R.B.L.), Automat. Fahrzeug-Überwachung

See also :Vehicle monitoring
Average speed, Scheduled speed

Français : Vitesse moyenne
Deutsch : Durchschnittsgeschwindigkeit, Geplante Geschwindigkeit

Total route length divided by Wheel turning time.

See also :Running speed, Operating speed

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