Disability | Accessibility of the strategic road network

  • Published: Highways Agency, Undated
  • Authors: Highways Agency
  • Date Added: 14 Feb 2013
  • Last Update: 12 Feb 2016
  • Format: pdf

Objectives:

A communications document summarising actions taken and actions pending regarding improving accessibility of the Highways Agency network.

Methodology:

Response to Disability Discrimination Act, including consultation with stakeholders.

Key Findings:

  • Of particular relevance to mobility impaired drivers:

    • that Emergency Roadside Telephones are accessible and

    • can be used by people with varying disabilities.

Themes:

Highway engineering, Disability Discrimination Act, roadside telephones

Comments:

No statistical content but a summary of responses and priority areas relevant to highway engineering for disabled road users.

Free