BSI PAS 900<br />Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />Code of Practice<br />Mobility Roadshow <br />July 2010<br />
Standardization in support of Accessibility<br />Breda Corish, BSI Standards<br />Head of Market Development – Materials &...
Industry<br />TradeAssociations<br />Regulators<br />Government<br />Academia<br />TradeUnions<br />NGOs<br />ConsumerGrou...
Standardization supporting Mobility<br />http://standardsdevelopment.bsigroup.com/<br />
Standardization supporting Accessibility<br />“..our work supports standards that promote the availability of products & s...
PAS 88 Guidance on accessibility of large hotel premises & hotel chains
BS 8878 Web accessibility. Building accessible experiences for disabled people. Code of practice
Draft now available http://drafts.bsigroup.com/Home/Details/489
And introducing today….PAS 900 Code of Practice for Wheelchair Passport Schemes </li></li></ul><li>BSI PAS 900  Code of Pr...
BSI PAS 900  Code of PracticeWheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is a Wheelchair Passport?<br />A means to relay informat...
BSI PAS 900  Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is BSI PAS 900?<br />A Publicly Available Specification...
BSI PAS 900  Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is the purpose of BSI PAS 900?<br />Systems to present ...
BSI PAS 900  Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How did BSI PAS 900 come to be?<br />Suggested by wheelchair...
BSI PAS 900  Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How did BSI PAS 900 come to be?<br />Steering Group created,...
BSI PAS 900  Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How will BSI PAS 900 benefit users?<br />Unite all disciplin...
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Pas 900 Code Of Practice For Wheelchair Passports Mobility Roadshow July 2010

  1. 1. BSI PAS 900<br />Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />Code of Practice<br />Mobility Roadshow <br />July 2010<br />
  2. 2. Standardization in support of Accessibility<br />Breda Corish, BSI Standards<br />Head of Market Development – Materials & Healthcare, ICT & Electronics<br />2010 Mobility Roadshow, 1-3 July 2010<br />Seminar Topic: “Introducing the wheelchair passport for transport”<br />Speaker: Bob Appleyard, Unwin Safety Systems<br />
  3. 3. Industry<br />TradeAssociations<br />Regulators<br />Government<br />Academia<br />TradeUnions<br />NGOs<br />ConsumerGroups<br />BSI Standards – Meeting stakeholder needs<br />BSI Standards<br />
  4. 4. Standardization supporting Mobility<br />http://standardsdevelopment.bsigroup.com/<br />
  5. 5. Standardization supporting Accessibility<br />“..our work supports standards that promote the availability of products & services to all consumers,regardless of where they live, their sensory, cognitive or physical abilities and other social, cultural & economic considerations….” BSI Consumer & Public Interest Network<br /><ul><li>BS 8300 Design of Buildings & their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people. Code of Practice
  6. 6. PAS 88 Guidance on accessibility of large hotel premises & hotel chains
  7. 7. BS 8878 Web accessibility. Building accessible experiences for disabled people. Code of practice
  8. 8. Draft now available http://drafts.bsigroup.com/Home/Details/489
  9. 9. And introducing today….PAS 900 Code of Practice for Wheelchair Passport Schemes </li></li></ul><li>BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />Presentation Outline <br />What is a Wheelchair Passport?<br />What is BSI PAS 900?<br />What is the purpose of the scheme?<br />How did PAS 900 come to be?<br />How will the Passport Scheme benefit users?<br />How will the Passport Scheme transport providers?<br />Who implements the scheme?<br />
  10. 10. BSI PAS 900 Code of PracticeWheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is a Wheelchair Passport?<br />A means to relay information to transport providers, drivers and passenger assistants.<br />Will relate to provision of safe transport according to the needs of the wheelchair and user.<br />
  11. 11. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is BSI PAS 900?<br />A Publicly Available Specification is a form of British Standard.<br />As a Code of Practice PAS 900 will provide ‘rules’ to follow for the creation of a wheelchair passport.<br />
  12. 12. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />What is the purpose of BSI PAS 900?<br />Systems to present key information required by all stakeholders engaged in the provision of wheelchair passenger transport.<br />As a National Scheme PAS 900 will help create common schemes across the entire UK.<br />Not for public transport<br />
  13. 13. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How did BSI PAS 900 come to be?<br />Suggested by wheelchair users and the carers of wheelchair users.<br />Proposal accepted by BSI.<br />Financed by Lincolnshire and Essex County Councils.<br />Technical Authorship by Unwin Safety Systems.<br />
  14. 14. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How did BSI PAS 900 come to be?<br />Steering Group created,<br />Department for Transport<br />Community Trans. Assoc.<br />Transport for London<br />British Healthcare Trades Assoc.<br />British Red Cross.<br />Chartered Soc. of Physiotherapy<br />Kings College Hospital<br />Empower<br />
  15. 15. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How will BSI PAS 900 benefit users?<br />Unite all disciplines involved with wheelchair supply and transport.<br />Supply information about how to secure a wheelchair model.<br />Supply details for the restraint of a particular passenger.<br />Ensure safe vehicle entry and exit.<br />Overall ‘Risk Reduction’ at the point of transport.<br />
  16. 16. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />How will BSI PAS 900 benefit transport providers?<br />Identifies and clarifies roles and responsibilities.<br />Platform where all parties can achieve ‘inter-agency’ working.<br />Contains a Risk Management template.<br />Provides a means of audit.<br />Trigger a review of provisions.<br />
  17. 17. BSI PAS 900 Code of Practice Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />Who implements a Passport Scheme?<br />Transport commissioner working in conjunction with a transport operator.<br />Generated following full Risk Assessment process.<br />Unwin Safety Systems will assist with hardware supply.<br />Available 15th July 2010.<br />
  18. 18. BSI PAS 900Wheelchair Passport Scheme<br />Any Questions?<br />
  19. 19. PAS 900 – To find out more….<br />BSI <br />Customer Services cservices@bsigroup.com<br />Shop: http://shop.bsigroup.com/en/<br />
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