Mobility problems and solutions for elderly, handicapped, and poor persons in the United States

  • Arthur Saltzman
  • Alice E. Kidder
  • Richard Watt


At some time in his life, virtually everyone has been transportation disadvantaged. The most common occurrence that restricts mobility is when a person temporarily does not have an automobile available to make a trip. A good example is when the one-family auto needs repairs and it is out of commission or temporarily being used by another member of the family. The simple solution to this mobility problem is to wait for the auto to return home or get it repaired.


Transportation Problem Handicapped Person Public Transit Senior Citizen Transit System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arthur Saltzman
    • 1
  • Alice E. Kidder
    • 2
  • Richard Watt
  1. 1.University of CaliforniaIrvineUSA
  2. 2.Transportation InstituteNorth Carolina Agricultural and Technical State UniversityGreensboroUSA

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