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Lawsuit: Bus to blame for wheelchair tipping over

Lawsuit: Bus to blame for wheelchair tipping over | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
HUNTINGTON - A man is suing Tri-State Transit Authority for injuries he allegedly sustained on a TTA bus in Barboursville. On Aug. 15, 2011, Geoffrey T.
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Accessible Low Floor (ALF) Service

Accessible Low Floor (ALF) Service | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
RT @JonathanGalgay: Significant News: Metrobus is starting its accessible bus rides on Monday - routes 1,2 &3 . http://t.co/PfylYIN0Qv @Cit…
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Crewe Railway Station unveils its unique disabled changing facility

Crewe Railway Station unveils its unique disabled changing facility | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
It boasts a wet room, hoist and shower facility for all disabled travellers
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Great to see Changing Places WCs being rolled out across the Rail network at key interchange stations and temini.

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Transport For Ireland - Accessible Travel -

Transport For Ireland - Accessible Travel - | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Travel Information for People With Mobility Difficulties Ireland This website provides general information to make it easier for people with mobility difficulties to travel to, from and within Ireland.
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Punchbowl railway station denies wheelchair-users access to public transport - The Daily Telegraph

Punchbowl railway station denies wheelchair-users access to public transport - The Daily Telegraph | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Aaron McMahon wants his voice heard loud and clear.
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Transport for All on Twitter

Transport for All on Twitter | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
What do you think about this #Accessible Travel map designed by @bbroverr and which won the @RSADesignAwards? pic.twitter.com/JLJUS6cbSI
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That certainly indicates how much needs to be done to make all stations on the London underground completely step-free!

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BraunAbility on Twitter

BraunAbility on Twitter | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Bussani Mobility is a great dealer for BraunAbility and is growing wheelchair accessible taxi business in NYC. pic.twitter.com/FYsMQ4W1x7
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Enabling India: Indigo Becomes Accessible

Enabling India: Indigo Becomes Accessible | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
In our special series on accessible tourism, Enabling India, an airlines that is following a proactive policy to ensure accessibility to their passengers with disabilities.
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Making Ubin accessible for wheelchair users

Making Ubin accessible for wheelchair users | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
A weekend jaunt to Pulau Ubin is always a great way to experience the rustic side of Singapore and immerse in the outdoors, with sights such as Check Jawa.
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Milan airports publish guide to accessible landmarks

Milan airports publish guide to accessible landmarks | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
On Friday, SEA Aeroporti Milano launched a complimentary guide to Milan’s accessible landmarks and ways to get to EXPO 2015.
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iBeacon technology powers a new Smart Public Transport project in Bucharest - Gizmag

iBeacon technology powers a new Smart Public Transport project in Bucharest - Gizmag | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Romanian tech firm Onyx Beacon is teaming up with the local authorities in Bucharest to install 500 iBeacon devices on local buses.
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Transport of Delight

Transport of Delight | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
'Hold very tight please!' If you've ever heard those words and seen people on the lower deck tottering backwards and forwards as they try to make their way to a seat, as the driver pulls away from...
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Bus and Coach Professional :: Google Maps displays real-time information for Arriva buses

Bus and Coach Professional :: Google Maps displays real-time information for Arriva buses | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Great development from Arriva - helping to make bus travel more accessible and understandable to the mass market. http://t.co/clIrmUQ5xT
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Accessible travel info | Metro

Accessible travel info | Metro | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Information for disabled passengers travelling in West Yorkshire
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Accessible travel info for West Yorkshire

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Accessible services | translink.com.au

Accessible services | translink.com.au | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
The Department of Transport and Main Roads is committed to reducing barriers for people with a disability when using the passenger transport network.
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Air travel: Accessibility & Dignity for persons with disabilities by …

Air Travel With Dignity & Safety Incredible India- Accessible India For many years, air passengers- those with reduced mobility, whether due to disability, age…
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Enabling India: Accessible Metro - NDTV

Enabling India: Accessible Metro - NDTV | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
City transportation plays a key role in experiencing the world. Nikhil, Gajendra and Goldy come with us for a ride on the Delhi Metro, one of the most disabled friendly public transport systems in the country.
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This is what the Paris metro map looks like if you're in a wheelchair | CityMetric - CityMetric

This is what the Paris metro map looks like if you're in a wheelchair | CityMetric - CityMetric | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Hey, so, TfL isn't the only city transport authority doing some pretty cool things with maps these days. RATP, its Parisian equivalent, has produced its own plan-interactif. There are all sorts of exciting things you can do with this baby.
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New taxi firm aims to make access easier for its disabled passengers | DisabledGo News and Blog

New taxi firm aims to make access easier for its disabled passengers | DisabledGo News and Blog | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
A new taxi firm has launched to help disabled passengers access the right vehicles. Access Cars is hoping to make booking a wheelchair vehicle a ‘one call’ straightforward process after previous services users called the sector ‘fragmented’.
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Mobility for everyone: Need for accessible public transport stressed - The Express Tribune

Mobility for everyone: Need for accessible public transport stressed - The Express Tribune | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
For people with disabilities, commuting in Karachi is a near-impossible task
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The Wheelmap app will take you places - Enables Me

The Wheelmap app will take you places - Enables Me | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Donald Barrie Back in October, I (Donald) got to interview Raul Krauthausen, creator and developer of the Wheelmap app.
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LTC TX4 Taxi Wheelchair Access - YouTube

View this video about the accessibility of the London Taxi TX4. We show you how to load a wheelchair safely into the TX4, demonstrating its accessbility to all.
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Wheelchair user 'forced to crawl onto plane in front of 50 passengers'

Wheelchair user 'forced to crawl onto plane in front of 50 passengers' | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Theresa Purcell says she was waiting to board a flight when she was told at the gate there was not enough time to put in a wheelchair ramp so she would have to drag herself on
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