Thanks, Google Maps, for (Better) Accessibility Info

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Four questions Google Maps has for YOU2

Google Maps offer a handy way to navigate but often leave mobility-impaired people wondering, unsure if their route will accommodate wheelchairs, walkers or other adaptive equipment. Now, Google is asking their users to answer four questions related to accessibility to improve and increase knowledge:


Is there a wheelchair-accessible entrance?

Is there wheelchair-accessible seating?

Is there wheelchair-accessible parking?

Is there a wheelchair-accessible elevator?


For those who may not understand the implications, Google furnishes a description