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Care to come first in historic ruling

Radical overhaul of adult social care law on the way

THE Law Commission is recommending the most far-reaching reforms of adult social care law seen for over 60 years.

New rights for disabled and older bus passengers

DISABLED people, and those with mobility problems, across the European Union have won important new rights to travel on buses and coaches.

Second rate service for disabled air travellers

DISABLED people are still receiving a second-rate service from the air travel industry, more than two years after new EU regulations were brought...

Accessible travel made easy for travel agents

A NEW online training course that aims to give disabled holidaymakers a better deal has been set up for people working in the...

Commission probes disability-related harassment

THE Equality and Human Rights Commission is investigating whether public bodies and public transport providers are fulfilling their legal obligations to prevent...

Mike takes disability seat at Equality Commission

THE Equality and Human Rights Commission has appointed Mike Smith as the new chair of its Disability Committee. Mike was one of the first appointees...