Video: General Interest (GI)
Accessible Sidewalks - Design Issues for Pedestrians with Disabilities (GI385)
U.S. Access Board, (41 minutes)
Shows why good design, construction, and maintenance of sidewalks, crosswalks, etc., are vital for pedestrians with disabilities. Four segments discuss design issues for pedestrians: wheelchairs, ambulatory impairments, low vision, and blind.
Suggested audience: highway, public works, and municipal officials, and engineers.
New Mexico Highway and Transportation Department (8 minutes)
Explains New Mexico’s Equipment Roadeo, an annual event in which equipment operators from six districts compete against each other in skill tests on various types of heavy equipment, including motor graders, front-end loaders, dump trucks, and backhoes.
Suggested audience: highway superintendents and equipment operators...