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Tag: Infrastructure accessibility

What would makes sense in public places – ramps, stairs, escalators, elevators?

I have been reading some thoughts about making public places in India accessible and I do have some thoughts about the same. Discussions are around entering one floor to another or changing platforms in Railway stations. The facilities can be introduced based on size of premise. We cannot practically have all of the options viz. ramps, escalators, elevators and stairs at all places. For a small size shopping complex or for an apartment, it’s not a good idea to have an escalator so stairs and an elevator should be good enough. For premises like huge shopping complexes, it would be…