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An Invitation to the World’s 5 Largest Parties: Next Up, Access Burning Man!

Festivals, celebrations, and parades are more than simple parties; they often have significant historic and cultural roots, which maintain our connection to important triumphs and traditions. Incidentally, it is this connection that serves to foster a burgeoning global heritage. Thus, each festival brings together millions of people annually to celebrate an increasingly diverse and inclusive…
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An Invitation to the World’s 5 Largest Parties: Next Up, Access Carnival!

Festivals, celebrations, and parades are more than simple parties; they often have significant historic and cultural roots, which maintain our connection to important triumphs and traditions. Incidentally, it is this connection that serves to grow a burgeoning global heritage. Thus, each festival brings together millions of people annually to celebrate an increasingly diverse and inclusive…
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An Invitation to the World’s 5 Largest Parties: Next Up, Access Paddy’s Day!

Festivals, celebrations, and parades are more than simple parties; they often have significant historic and cultural roots, which maintain our connection to important triumphs and traditions. Incidentally, it is this connection that serves to grow a burgeoning global heritage. Thus, each festival brings together millions of people annually to celebrate an increasingly diverse and inclusive…
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An Invitation to the World’s 5 Largest Parties: Next Up, Access Oktoberfest!

Festivals, celebrations, and parades are more than simple parties; they often have significant historic and cultural roots, which maintain our connection to important triumphs and traditions. Incidentally, it is this connection that serves to grow a burgeoning global heritage. Thus, each festival brings together millions of people annually to celebrate an increasingly diverse and inclusive…
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An Invitation to the World’s 5 Largest Parties: First Stop, Access Mardi Gras!

Festivals, celebrations, and parades are more than simple parties; they often have significant historical and cultural roots. These roots tap into cultural traditions and serve as a pathway to a global heritage. Accordingly, each celebration recognizes a growing and inclusive community, attracting millions of people annually. In turn, such diverse groups of people attest to…
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10 People with Disabilities who Have Changed the World Forever

In 1975, Bob Hall made history in his wheelchair after crossing the Boston Marathon’s finish line in 2 hours, 58 minutes. Hall’s achievement marks the official founding of the Boston Marathon’s Push-Rim divisions, and the first wheelchair division included in such a race. In recognition of Hall’s pioneering spirit, we’re celebrating 10 individuals with disabilities…
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Platform Lifts vs. Ramps: Which One Is Right for You?

Regardless of whether you are the business owner, the architect, or the contractor for a project, your primary concern is always how to best accommodate the end user. One way to address this concern is to ensure that your building is accessible to all, including those in wheelchairs. Although ramps are often appropriate solutions to…
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5 Ways to Promote Accessibility and Inclusion in the Workplace

Creating healthy work environments to increase employee recruitment and retention Recruiting and retaining qualified employees is a critical priority for the success of any company. As such, it is in a company’s best interest to do everything it can to create a work environment that increases employee recruitment and retention. This includes developing company policies…
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How to Incite Accessibility Change

In the 27 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law, a greater awareness of accessibility inclusion and universal design has had a tremendous impact on daily life. However, it may often seem as if many institutions and locations are still not fully ADA-accessible. While it is true that not all places are…
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Common Policy Problems Affecting School and University Physical Accessibility Compliance

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was implemented in 1990 and today, 27 years later, universal inclusion is finally beginning to take shape. However, lawsuits still take place every year in defense of disability rights, and a significant number of these cases continue to involve colleges and universities. However, a lot of these cases are…
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