Project: Taxi, Use and Design

Reference: UG90

Last update: 14/06/2004 11:53:49


The objective of this project is to provide ad-hoc advice for mobility unit to assess regulations.


This project relates to the technical, ergonomic and economic aspects of taxi design for disabled people. It will continue to provide information on taxi issues and will be used to analyse the responses to the public consultation on Regulations for taxis under the DDA.


TRL Limited
Crowthorne House, Nine Mile Ride, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3GA
+44 (0)1344 773131

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £100,000.00

Actual start date: 12 July 1995

Actual completion date: 31 March 2004

Summary of results

  1. The results were very relevant to the Department's policy on accessible taxi regulations.