New taxis adapted for disabled people in Madridby Ivano Abbadessa - 2017.07.14
Madrid will soon have 300 new taxis accessible for people with disabilities. The new taxis will be added to the 263 cabs already in service. Launching the call, the City of Madrid stressed that the goal of this initiative is to increase the number of taxis in circulation to better meet the needs of disabled people. With this move, the Spanish capital continues its commitment to the right to full mobility for disabled people. In 2014 Madrid introduced a sticker with information in Braille in all its cabs. The information includes the taxi’s license plate, number of seats available, registration details, and others details.
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