Accessibility for Passengers with Mobility Disabilities: Entering and Exiting

Coordinating Design Languages Between Vehicle and Infrastructure

We need to view the entire mobility/transportation ecosystem holistically. We believe their are substantial opportunities in doing so. Particularly when we begin to think about the design language we will employ for AV Shuttles. How might we maximize the overall efficiency and experience by thinking about the vehicle and the infrastructure it interoperates with as one. Can we coordinate design languages? Should their... more »

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Access to transportation trending idea

The only companyat who is best at making autonomous vehicles, is the Company called WAYMO. Given where they are located, I'll bet that they would be willing to make any of their autonomous vehicles accessible in any way. Whether it would be a vehicle accessible for people with wheelchairs, that whether that means that the roof of the vehicle needs to be higher, whatever the case may be. Right now, that their early writers... more »

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Taxi 2000

Autonomous vehicles can not reduce the number of cars on exicting roads .We can reduce the number of vehicles if we will use autonomous vehicles riding over briges above existing roads , same " Taxi 2000 " .

I desined preliminary project " Portland Skyweb Express " and sent it to Oregon Department of Transportation .

 

P.S. Project files Autucad are not supportad for attach in your ideascale

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Just wanted to ask a few questions

1.) When will cars that we don't have to drive become more readily available for disabled people?

2.) I'm a disabled person, but I'm not a wheelchair user. I was wondering if WE, as in those of us NOT in wheelchairs but still obviously disabled would still be able to ride these automotive vehicles and when I can expect for them to go online with there more strenuous build up on non-driver cars would be made available... more »

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Driving by voice and mobility device securement

I would hope that Accessibility of  mobility passengers  in AV's by allowing driving operations through a fob or AAC devices!  Mobility securement will of course depend on how and where a vehicle is designed to accommodate a mobility device.

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vehicle production group MV-1

the Vehicle Production Group had produced MV-1 as a fully accessible off-the-shelf production line vehicle for mass transit situations - a taxi type vehicle that was designed for full accessibility of persons physical disabilities and related mobility challenges. they produced this from 2011-2016 in a AM General plant located in Indiana I believe. This vehicle design could serve as a solid platform to re-tool for future... more »

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