Bus use in a developing world city: Implications for the health and well-being of older passengers

@article{AcevesGonzlez2015BusUI,
  title={Bus use in a developing world city: Implications for the health and well-being of older passengers},
  author={Carlos Aceves-Gonz{\'a}lez and S. Cook and A. May},
  journal={Journal of transport and health},
  year={2015},
  volume={2},
  pages={308-316}
}
  • Carlos Aceves-González, S. Cook, A. May
  • Published 2015
  • Engineering
  • Journal of transport and health
  • The aim of this article is to investigate the implications of bus use on the health and well-being of older passengers in a developing world city. Two complementary methods were used. Twenty-six participants aged 60 and over in Guadalajara, Mexico took part in four focus groups to identify the door-to-door elements of the bus service that impose difficulty in terms of accessing and using it, and their impact on the perceived or actual safety, usability and comfort of older passengers. The… CONTINUE READING
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