Automated Vehicle Technology and People with Disabilities
The rise of automated vehicle technology brings with it the potential to offer increased independence to people with disabilities by reducing barriers to transportation. Eno, Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE), and the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) discussed the potential of this technology, active legislation before Congress, as well as next steps.
- Amitai Bin-Nun, Vice President of Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Innovation, Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE)
- Dylan Hedtler-Gaudette, Government Affairs Specialist, National Federation of the Blind (NFB)
- Robert Puentes, President and CEO, Eno Center for Transportation