Dr Amit Patel, a disability rights campaigner and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Consultant who advises e-scooter company Voi Technology, discusses the benefits of e-scooters, as well as the risks that accompany them, and highlights the importance of embracing new forms of transport.
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Face coverings to remain mandatory on public transport in London despite national end of restrictions
Despite the end of 'Plan B' restrictions in England, the Mayor of London has announced that wearing a face covering will remain a condition of carriage for Transport for London services.
The Roads and Transport Authority is exploring the future of the legislative process for operating autonomous air vehicles to transport passengers in Dubai through its first legal forum.
Working towards increased safety for all road users by combining cameras and high-definition screens in place of rear-view mirrors, STM will test its new rear-view cameras on two buses for a one-year period.
Following a rise in COVID-19 cases in Metro Manila, the Secretary of the Department of Transportation has issued a 'no vaccination, no ride/no entry' enforcement policy on public transport in the region.
King County Metro has partnered with the Not Alone campaign and a range of other transit authorities in a state-wide effort to prevent human trafficking across Washington and beyond.
In order to support the efforts to reduce the renewed spread of COVID-19 in Montreal, the Société de transport de Montréal has reintroduced previous health and safety measures, including enhanced cleaning and physical distancing.
WMATA has announced new service adjustments and an updated employee testing and vaccination policy to combat the spread of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant.
To create a safer and healthier environment for passengers and staff, the Port Authority of Alleghney County has installed over 700 buses, and by early 2022 80 light rail cars, with air and surface purification devices.
As 2021 draws to an end, we have taken the opportunity to look back on the past 12 months at Intelligent Transport, bringing together some of our most popular articles that featured in each of the four 2021 issues of our magazine, as well as three new and exclusive articles,…
In partnership with Vortex, in this article, West Midlands 5G's Chris Holmes explores the role of 5G connectivity in building passenger confidence post-pandemic.
Intelligent Transport Issue 4 2021’s On-Demand & Shared Mobility In-Depth Focus features articles discussing the need to re-think current mobility models as cities battle congestion, carbon emissions and inefficient travel; as well as the gender disparity in micro-mobility usage.
Due to recent incidents of privately-owned e-scooters and e-unicycles catching fire whilst on Transport for London services, all will be banned on London's transport network from 13 December 2021.