Judge issues protest warning as Paralympian jailed for plane stunt

Disruptive protesters will face serious consequences, says judge in sentencing Extinction Rebellion activist A British Paralympic gold medallist has been jailed for a year for glueing himself to the roof…

Disabled People Struggle to Evacuate From Wildfires

U.S.|‘We Didn’t Have a Plan’: Disabled People Struggle to Evacuate From Wildfires https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/12/us/wildfires-disabled-people-evacuation.html #masthead-section-label, #masthead-bar-one { display: none } Chuck Lindahl in his living room at his home in Chester,…

Sydney disability home’s board also accountable for alleged abuse of residents, royal commission told

Sunnyfield Disability Services accused of taking ‘defensive stance’ towards complaints and having insufficient staff monitoring systems A National Disability Insurance Scheme group home provider’s top executives should be considered responsible…

Accessibility advocates concerned by barriers posed by e-scooters in Ottawa as pandemic restrictions lift – Capital Current

Accessibility advocates say Ottawa has not addressed concerns that sidewalk riding, improper parking and a lack of noise emission pose barriers and safety risks to people with disabilities and visual…

Boris Johnson has created a ‘social care plan’ without any plan for social care | Frances Ryan

The prime minister had a chance to effect real reform. Instead, he chose the Tory base over disabled people and care workers Two years after Boris Johnson promised a plan…