environment

Disability advocates join call for reduced toxic chemical exposure

Friday, July 29, 2016A group of disability advocates has teamed up with a coalition of medical and children’s health advocates to produce a first-of-its-kind consensus statement, which the ARC is describing as a “national call to action that seeks to significantly reduce…

Environmental lawsuit challenges NYC taxi accessibility plan

Monday, January 11, 2016New York City’s ambitious taxi accessibility plan may have hit a new roadblock. In September 2014, the City reached an agreement with disability advocates, agreeing to convert half of city’s taxi fleet to wheelchair accessible vehicles by 2020.…