|Is lack of adequate transportation a problem?
|Twice as many people with disabilities say it is important
to their Daily Living Needs
|76% say it is important to their job search
|29% consider it a significant problem in accessing
focuses on the needs of three stakeholder groups: people with disabilities,
veterans, and older adults. ATTRI will develop technological solutions to
remove barriers to transportation according to four functional disabilities:
visual, hearing, cognitive, and mobility.
|ATTRI solutions will
leverage advances in vehicle and infrastructure-based technologies,
automation, robotics, and wireless communication to develop solutions for
|1. Andrea Lubin and Devajyoti Deka, The Role of Public
Transportation as a Job Access Mode: Lessons from a Survey of Persons with
|Disabilities in New
Jersey, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 2011
|Loprest, P., and E.
Maag. Barriers to and Supports for Work Among Adults with Disabilities:
Results 33 from the NHIS-D. The Urban Institute, Washington, D.C., 2001.