Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that they have produced many projects for the disabled as the Ministry and said, “We have done and will continue to do serious work in order for them to be involved more in daily life.” said.
Turhan, the ministry's work to facilitate the lives of people with disabilities told.
Turhan stated that they had platforms, ramps, special toll booths and handicapped help points for the disabled and the station buildings to be made suitable for disabled people.
Turhan, the hearing impaired with a smartphone or camera computer yolcu.tcddtasimacilik.gov.t is TCDD Transport Inc. from the link through the Call Center said they can receive service through.
The passenger with a disability rate of% 40 and above can only travel free of charge with the heavy handicapped passenger himself and his companion with a disability rate of 50 and above. Turhan said that last year the 1,1 million disabled passengers were traveling on YHT and mainline regional trains.
Turhan informed that the "Barrier-Free Airport Project" in aviation and "Barrier-Free Seas Project" in maritime.
“PttMatikler is suitable for the use of the visually impaired”
PTT Inc. offered to the service of customers of PttMatiklerin keyboards for the use of visually impaired people pointing to the Turhan, PttMatikler a portion of the deposit, withdrawal and receipt of units for the use of visually impaired people with the Braille alphabet was written in the name of the unit.
In addition, Turhan stated that some of the 2016 PttMatik purchased in 900 were established for the use of orthopedically disabled people, and said:
“In addition, efforts were made to install additional keyboards suitable for the visually impaired in the newly purchased ATMs. Some of them have been assembled. In PttMatik, the work started in order to make the visually impaired voice process by blackout of ATM screens with headphone jack in accordance with regulations has been completed. We have passed to the stage of disseminating this study. The study is planned to be completed by the end of this year. ”
“Barriers will be removed in e-Government”
Reminding that the services provided at the e-Government Gateway, whose number of users exceeds 42 million, is increasing day by day. we aim to present it electronically. ” he spoke.
Turhan stated that the e-Government Gateway designed in accordance with the access standards for easy use by all members of the society, and that all pages and interactive content were created by considering disabled users.
Emphasizing that services related to the work and transactions of disabled citizens are integrated into the e-Government Gateway, especially the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Services, Turhan said that thanks to these services, the need for disabled citizens to go to institutions is eliminated.
Turhan pointed out that the fact that important services related to subscription processes related to electricity, natural gas and telecommunications opened recently through the e-Government Gateway facilitates the access of disabled citizens to the services. He had the opportunity to meet with video. ” said.