Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 19, Issue 3 (2016) by Andrea Mather, Katharine Hunter-Zaworski. Wheeled mobility devices that are not secured properly on large transit vehicles pose risks to all passengers. The purpose of this study was to increase the understanding of the effects of horizontal and vertical curves, speed, and driver behavior.. read more →

This report describes the international state of the practice with respect to use of the rear-facing position for accommodating “common wheelchairs” (as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act) on large transit buses (more than 30,000 lbs.) and identifies pertinent issues related to its transferability to the U.S. context.  View Report read more →