Accessibility in Japan

Accessibility in Japan

April 21, 2021 0 By blankenstein92

Japan is dominating today in terms of wheelchair accessibility for the disabled community. They have achieved this success through a concerted effort of focused legislation and a vision of achieving “barrier free” entry ways in everything to trains, toilets, tourist attractions, buses, hotel rooms, streets, and sidewalks.

City Bus in Japan

These efforts, the general politeness and helpfulness of it’s citizens, and it’s low crime rate make it an ideal place for those with disabilities to travel. Check out the link below to see a step by step process for riding the subway while in a wheelchair.