Accessibility for Disabled in Public Transportation Terminal
infrastructure - station, policy - disability, place - asia
Accessibility, disabled, public spaces, transportation terminal
Accessibility is important in daily life especially when dealing with external and internal environment. Realizing that most public transport terminals still lack in terms of good design and facilities thus a serious concern for the matters is needed to ensure the convenient for all. It has been widely accepted that disabled people, have fewer opportunities and lower quality of life than non-disabled. Added with poor accessibility, the disabled people face more challenges and difficulties while travelling and using the public transport. Therefore, it becomes increasingly difficult to ignore the disabled issues while using the facilities of the public transport.
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Soltani, S.H.K., Sham, M., Awang, M., & Yaman, R. (2012). Accessibility for Disabled in Public Transportation Terminal. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 35, pp. 89-96.