Zhovtun D. - doctor of philosophicаl sciеnces, professor of the department «Social sciеnces and professional communication» of Russian Univеrsity of Transport
Abstract. The article discusses the impact of stress factors on safety in the field of transport activity. Transport security is determined by many factors. Each of them requires careful study. But it is especially dangerous to coincide at the same time and in the same place, which leads to disastrous consequences. Stress factors in the transport security system require special attention. This is the so-called "human factor", which is reduced to most of the causes of transport accidents.
Keywords: stress factors; distress; shock; transport phobia; safety.