Google announced the provision of “accessible by wheelchair” to facilitate development for people who have development needs.
I’ve designed Google Maps to help people navigate and explore the world, Double them to connect to all parts of the world, whether traveling by car or train or bus or bicycle or even on foot.
While commuting by bus or train is the most suitable option within cities, but it is a challenge for people who use a wheelchair or any other means of knowledge transfer, which are not always available information on stations and routes that are accessible wheelchair easily or easy to find.
To make public transport useful to everyone, Google announced Thursday by offering “accessible by wheelchair” to facilitate development for people who have development needs.
To reach the tracks “that can be accessed by wheelchairs”, type your desired destination into Google Maps, then click on “directions” and then select the icon of the public transport. Then click on “Options” and the section “tracks”, you’ll find the option “accessible by wheelchair” as a new course. He did not specify this option, you will be given a Google Maps list tracks the potential that take development needs into account.
Starting today, we will put this feature in the transit centres at all major parts of the world, ranging from London, New York, Tokyo, Mexico City, Boston, and Sydney. To reach more of the transit agencies in the coming months.
Google explained that the new information will be added to the vam is the result of a collaboration with people around the world in the framework of the initiative “guidelines, local” Local Guides that they identified through their places which can be accessed by wheelchairs in 12 million place.
In addition to the option of “accessible by wheelchair”, Google announced they were busy at the register and update images of roaming Street View for transport and city centers in order to enable people to preview places before reached.
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Source: Google announces the special feature and the holders of wheelchairs within the vam