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Calgary Transit Bus Hailing Kit

Calgary Transit Bus Hailing Kit

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Calgary Transit Bus Hailing Kit

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  1. Calgary TransitBus Hailing Kit Assist customers with vision loss, difficulty reading and limited English in identifying the correct Calgary Transit Route

  2. About: Bus Hailing Kit • A clear plastic pouch with three slots for route numbers to assist customers with identifying their desired route. • There are also reflective strips at the top to indicate if additional help is needed.

  3. How To Use It... • A customer waiting at the bus stop will hold the bus hailing kit to “hail” the route displayed in the pouch. • This is ideal when a customer is waiting at a stop where many routes stop.

  4. The Route Numbers • Each Bus Hailing Kit has a place for three numbers which would allow a customer to hail any route. • They are large print to help customers and drivers see them easily

  5. Braille • Braille on the top right corner allows Calgary Transit customers who aren’t able to see the number use the kit.

  6. Three Reflective Indicators Yellow Orange White

  7. Yellow = Lower the Bus

  8. Orange = Deploy Ramp

  9. White = No Special Needs

  10. Watch for the Bus Hailing Kit • If you are waiting at a bus stop and see someone with the bus hailing kit you can help them by letting them know when their bus has arrived. • They will appreciate the assistance you provide.

  11. How can I get a Bus Hailing Kit? • To get a free Bus Hailing Kit Contact: Calgary Transit Customer Service Centre 224 - 7 Avenue S.W (403) 262-1000 Or CNIB (403) 266-8831 Or Access Calgary (403) 537-7770