Jointly developed by SK Telecom and CO:ACTUS, Driving Assistance Solution for hearing-impaired taxi driver provides communication solutions and safety features. SK Telecom implemented specialized features for the drivers on ‘T map Taxi’ passenger and driver app. When passenger calls a taxi through this app and assigned with a taxi driven by hearing-impaired drivers, passenger gets a pop-up notice. SK Telecom also developed the world’s first ADAS for hearing-impaired drivers, sending warning signals with vibration through a smartwatch. CO:ACTUS developed an inside-taxi communication solution, GOYOHAN which enables formatted conversation and allows passenger to communicate through tablet touchpad, voice recognition and keyboard.
“A thoroughly thought-out solution and an innovative application of mobile technologies that is fully tailored to the needs of its user community, deaf taxi drivers, with measurable socio-economic benefits.”
5c. Best Mobile Innovation for Accessibility & Inclusion
Game Accessibility Guidelines
Accessibility specialist & advocate
University of Southampton
UN Broadband Commission