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Supervision of railways, buses, ships and cableways

The Federal Office of Transport (FOT) is the supervisory authority for public transport and key areas of freight transport. Its main tasks are to supervise safety and finance, plan and monitor construction projects, and define political frameworks and international coordination. The Office is organised to cover these diverse tasks. The FOT is located in Ittigen, near Bern, and employs about 310 people.