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Disabled access at rail stations audited

National Disability Strategy promises laws to boost accessibility standards on buses and taxis

Mark Moran
01 August 2021
The Passenger Assist app connects customers who need help with rail staff
The National Disability Strategy is a cross-government initiative
The National Disability Strategy is a cross-government initiative


Disabled passengers will have better access to public transport and a bigger say in how they travel under a strategy designed boost inclusivity across the entire network.

The Department for Transport (DfT) has unveiled a range of initiatives to remove barriers and improve confidence for disabled people as they return to trains, buses and taxis after the pandemic.

The announcement was part of the National Disability Strategy, launched on 28 July, which is a collective cross-government effort to...

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