25 October 2023 - 26 October 2023, Prague, Czech Republic

Designing rail interiors to improve accessibility and inclusivity

24 October 2023 11:15 - 11:45

The global rail industry is placing a greater focus on new interiors to enhance accessibility onboard. This session will examine the key design elements for truly accessible rail interiors: wider entrance access and aisles, integrated disabled seating, bathrooms with wider doors and increased handrail support and greater use of AI and display technologies to enhance audio and visual announcements. A future that ensures disabled passengers continue to have a voice will also be discussed.