Inspiring story of a Gold medalist Chicago wheelchair archer
32nd National Veterans Wheelchair Games, June 25- June 30, 2012, Richmond, Virginia.??Photographer: Ken Holt. Photo Courtesy Dept. of Veterans Affairs.

Inspiring story of a Gold medalist Chicago wheelchair archer

Chicago's acclaimed archer Babette Peyton gained the hearts and support of many when she won numerous awards and accolades all while riding her wheelchair. However, things weren't always smooth for…

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Wheelchair user left stranded for four hours in ‘freezing’ cold at Colchester Station

Colchester, EN -- A trip which should have just taken at least 15-minutes became a 4-hour nightmare for wheelchair user Hollie-Anne Brooks last Tuesday, Nov. 19. The 30-year-old disability activist…

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Study shows 27% of wheelchair users get rejected by universal design taxis in Japan

A survey done by the Japan National Assembly of Disabled Peoples' International (DPI-Japan) revealed that universal design (UD) taxis that are capable of transporting wheelchairs turned away 27% of wheelchair-bound…

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Award-winning product design makes wheelchair travel easier
Corbally designer Ciara Crawford at the European Product Design awards in Budapest.

Award-winning product design makes wheelchair travel easier

Designer Ciara Crawford who dedicated her time and effort to make life easier for wheelchair travelers recently received the Emerging Product Designer of the Year award in the transportation and aerospace…

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