Posts Tagged "PHED Mobility LLC"

BBC News: Actor’s disabled son told to leave theatre show

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on BBC News: Actor’s disabled son told to leave theatre show

Source:  BBC News / May 03, 2018 A disabled man was asked to leave a theatre show his father was acting in when an audience member complained because he was making noises. Harry Boniface, 25, was watching Into the Woods at The Swan Theatre in Worcester, the Worcester News reported. Martin Boniface said his son is non-verbal and has “profound and multiple” learning difficulties. The theatre said it is “devastated” and would have dealt with it appropriately if it had been aware. Harry, who communicates with sounds and signing, was making animal noises during the first...

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This Ford Mustang Jackhammer has 710bhp

Posted by on May 3, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on This Ford Mustang Jackhammer has 710bhp

Source:  Top Gear / Stephen Dobie /  3 May 2018 It’s called the Jackhammer, and it’s a product of Roush Performance, who’ve tuned all manner of Fords over the years. Including last decade’s Ford GT. To the latest, facelifted Mustang, Roush has strapped a newly designed supercharger to the ‘Stang’s 5.0-litre V8. That lifts its outputs to 710bhp and 610lb ft, considerable rises over the standard 460bhp and 420lb ft. To continue reading please click here...

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I Use a Wheelchair. And Yes, I’m Your Doctor.

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on I Use a Wheelchair. And Yes, I’m Your Doctor.

Source:  NY Times / By Cheri A. Blauwet / Dec. 6, 2017 When I was in the third year of my medical residency, I was asked to evaluate a new state-of-the-art, fully accessible exam table that would be used in doctors’ offices to better provide care for patients with mobility-related disabilities. The table could go as low as 18 inches off the ground to enable easier transfers for wheelchair users and had extra rails and grips to provide support for patients with impaired balance. I was to assess this equipment as a “user expert.” Although the table was designed to accommodate patients with...

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Top Gear: Watch a Corvette ZR1 do 215 MPH

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Top Gear: Watch a Corvette ZR1 do 215 MPH

Source:  Top Gear / Rowan Horncastle / 25 Apr 2018 Please click here to watch the video >>>>>...

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More people with disabilities are getting jobs. Here’s why.

Posted by on Apr 20, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on More people with disabilities are getting jobs. Here’s why.

Source:  CNN Money / by Julia Horowitz   @juliakhorowitz / January 26, 2018: 10:31 AM ET In June 2017, Christopher Morris started work as an associate at Ernst & Young. The 36-year-old is one of 14 people in the professional services firm’s “neurodiversity” program, which hires people on the autism spectrum to work on its accounting and analytics projects.  Over the next three years, Ernst & Young plans to brings dozens more people like Morris on board. “We need the talent wherever we can get it. Whichever way it’s packaged. There is a shortage,...

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