Vehicle Trips

Vehicle Trips

Please share barriers you have experienced using different types of vehicles. Include all aspects of vehicle travel including waiting for the vehicle, boarding the vehicle, obtaining and using information inside the vehicle, and exiting the vehicle. Share potential solutions you may have to remove the barrier, including what technologies would be useful in doing so.

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IXR Mobility Autonomus Para-transit Shuttle in Detroit

IXR Mobility and Navya is in the process of Deploying a 12 passenger Autonomous Para-transit Shuttle pilot project in Detroit Michigan that would pick up seniors and the disabled for medical appointments who reside in the 15 senior living housing buildings within a 3 mile radius of the DMC Detroit Medical Center 7 hospital complex including the John D. Dingell Veterans Administration Hospital. This will be a 3 month pilot... more »

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Autonomous Mobility for Seniors and Disabled Travelers

IXR Mobility and Navya is in the process of Deploying a 12 passenger Autonomous Para-transit Shuttle pilot project in Detroit Michigan that would pick up seniors and the disabled for medical appointments who reside in the 15 senior living housing buildings within a 3 mile radius of the DMC Detroit Medical Center 7 hospital complex including the John D. Dingell Veterans Administration Hospital. This will be a 3 month... more »

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Magnetic Levitation Technology

See this article about a vision to install a pod system that uses magnetic levitation technology in Clearwater, Florida: https://www.tampabay.com/news/transportation/masstransit/Traffic-solution-in-the-sky-or-just-pie-in-the-sky-_164159540/. My question when I first read about this idea is, will the pods be accessible to people with mobility disabilities who use wheelchairs and other mobility devices? Would this be... more »

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