How to use DRT technology for SEN transport

Via’s latest guide looks at how digital demand-responsive technology (DDRT) could be a fix to the rise in demand for SEN (special education needs) transport in the United Kingdom.

How to use DRT technology for SEN transport

Ninety-four percent of UK councils report their expenditure on transporting students with special needs to school is ‘unsustainable’ or ‘difficult.’

Many councils serve these trips with expensive taxis or other private hire vehicles, while others have resorted to restricting SEN transport altogether.

One new solution — digital demand-response transport —championed by leading transport technology provider Via, promises to address the dual challenges of rising demand
and rising costs.

Paid promotion supported by Via.