- 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.