Motability’s first Impact Report detailing the impact Motability’s work has had on the lives of around 4,000 disabled people who took part in the research process.
User Engagement work carried out by Designability to understand in detail from disabled users and the people close to them, the topics raised in the EV Charging Scoping and Discovery Report about the future accessibility of electric vehicle charging.
A report detailing the scoping and discovery work carried out in preparation for the user engagement phase of Motability’s accessible EV charging project
- Rapid Evidence Assessment (REA): Disability and transport needs, gaps and innovation (NatCen). (PDF 1.3 MB)
A study of existing evidence on disability and transport, including research gaps and pockets of innovation.
A large-scale quantitative analysis with over 250 data tables describing in granular detail the transport habits and behaviours of people living with disabilities.
A mixed-methods study directly with disabled people exploring their transport experiences, challenges, and needs.
- Research Summary: Building a better understanding of the transport lives of disabled people (Motability). (PDF 2.4 MB)
A presentation summarising key findings from the three previous pieces of research.
- Electric vehicle charging infrastructure for people living with disabilities (Ricardo Energy and Environment). (PDF 2.1 MB)
A mixed-methods study examining the accessibility challenges disabled people are expected to face with existing EV charging infrastructure; the scale of these issues; and how they might be solved.
Motability also sponsored a piece of user research on the same topic from the Research Institute for Disabled Consumers (RiDC): https://www.ridc.org.uk/sites/default/files/uploads/Research%20Reports/ElectricCars/RiDC_ElectricCars_Report.pdf
To learn more about what Motability is doing to address EV charging infrastructure issues, please see our Innovation page.