As AVs are deployed, policymakers should redesign local communities to enhance livability for all.
Policymakers and the private sector should develop and implement transportation programs and services to improve community transportation resources for older adults.
Policymakers and the private sector should meet the transit needs of people who are older, frail, or have disabilities. This includes:
Congress should provide adequate funding for ADA enforcement activities.
Policymakers should protect the insurability of volunteer drivers who otherwise maintain a consistent risk profile.
Policies should be in place to avoid unnecessary foreclosures.
All depository institutions should be required to provide an adequate level of banking services to individuals, including customers with low incomes.
Policymakers should conduct robust oversight and enforcement related to scams and fraud.
Higher education institutions should set tuition and fees in a manner that ensures affordability and increases educational opportunities for all.