On-board Transit Information Services Functional Area
On-board systems to furnish next-stop annunciation as well as interactive travel-related information, including routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, non-motorized transportation services, and special events.
|1||The transit vehicle shall enable traffic and travel advisory information to be requested and output to the traveler. Such information may include transit routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, and special events.|
|2||The transit vehicle shall enable yellow pages (including non-motorized transportation) information to be requested and output to the traveler.|
|3||The transit vehicle shall broadcast advisories about the imminent arrival of the transit vehicle at the next stop via an on-board automated annunciation system.|
|4||The transit vehicle shall support input and output forms that are suitable for travelers with physical disabilities.|
|5||The transit vehicle shall gather transit advisory data, including alerts and advisories pertaining to major emergencies, or man made disasters.|
|6||The transit vehicle shall tailor the output of the request traveler information based on the current location of the transit vehicle.|