The Paralympian asks: "How does this government expect us to live?”
Now Britain’s most successful Paralympian, the swimmer-turned-cyclist first competed at Barcelona in 1992 aged 14.
People with disabilities are twice as likely to be unemployed and face discrimination in the workplace compared to able-bodied people. It’s facts like this that lead Paralympian Liz Johnson to begin a recruitment company that helps find people with disabilities a job – and help change the often outdated attitudes towards disability in the workplace. Here Liz explains why employers need to make inclusivity a responsibility and not a choice.