Wheelchairs

Countering Discrimination - But Why Is Disability Discrimination Still Rife in 2013 in the UK?

Dr Nicholas M. Almond | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nicholas M. Almond

Over the past 30 years racism and homophobia have been tackled with great success, but individuals with disabilities are still discriminated against by companies and society as a whole, why?

This Is Wheel Life

Charles Donovan | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Charles Donovan

Today, I bump into the edges of doorways. While stretching to pick up one thing, I manage to drop several others. I reverse into tables. I crash into entrances and misjudge distances. There is so much to learn about wheelchairs. I cannot think where to start.

Wheelchair Friendly Car

Elaine Benton | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Elaine Benton

We ended up visiting several different car showrooms (whose names I shall discreetly refrain from mentioning) but size and shape can be highly deceiving, and many cars we saw, at first glance appeared spacious, until we tried to fit my wheelchair in the boot.