24 March 2016
Source: House of Lords
The House of Lords Select Committee on the Equality Act 2010 and Disability investigating the Act’s impact on disabled people has concluded that the Government is failing in its duty of care to disabled people. From taxi drivers refusing to take disabled people, to “disgraceful” accessibility at sports grounds, to pubs and clubs failing to provide disabled toilets, the report, entitled ‘The Equality Act 2010: the impact on disabled people’, says practice in all areas must be improved.
For the full report please go to: Equality Act report