182 Rail vehicle accessibility regulations
182 Rail vehicle accessibility regulations
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     The Secretary of State may make regulations (in this Chapter referred to as “rail vehicle accessibility regulations”) for securing that it is possible for disabled persons—

(a)     to get on to and off regulated rail vehicles in safety and without unreasonable difficulty;

(b)     to do so while in wheelchairs;

(c)     to travel in such vehicles in safety and reasonable comfort;

(d)     to do so while in wheelchairs.

(2)     The regulations may, in particular, make provision as to the construction, use and maintenance of regulated rail vehicles including provision as to—

(a)     the fitting of equipment to vehicles;

(b)     equipment to be carried by vehicles;

(c)     the design of e

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