TITLE

Disabled children denied business class train seats

AUTHOR(S)
Aimee Beveridge
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;8/13/2013, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A GROUP of children with special needs was forced to sit on the floor of a train carriage - after they were told they couldn't sit in empty business class seats because they would 'spoil the journey' of other passengers.
ACCESSION #
89670552

 

Related Articles

  • Family Consequences of Children's Disabilities. Crow, Janet R. // Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences;Spring2013, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p55 

    The article reviews the book "Family Consequences of Children's Disabilities" by Denis P. Hogan.

  • Child care and the ADA: Litigation updates. de Lamadrid, Maria Gil // Exceptional Parent;Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p40 

    Focuses on the application of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) to programs for handicapped children. Licensing barriers; Denying care or accommodations t to children with disabilities; Refusal of care for an HIV-positive child; Segregation from peer group; Need for personal attendant;...

  • Seats for all journey types.  // Modern Railways;Dec2008, Vol. 65 Issue 723, p65 

    The article evaluates the 310 urban series, 520 InterCity series and 710 business class series of seats for trains from Primarias UK.

  • GN Class 365 improvements.  // Railways Illustrated;May2015, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p18 

    The article focuses on improvements made in train operating company Thameslink and Great Northern's Class 365 fleet of railroad trains that includes up-gradation of facilities for the disabled, fitting of toilet cubicle, and setting up of priority seats in trains by manufacturing company...

  • 20% capacity hike promised in South Western franchise. Williams, Alan // Modern Railways;Nov2006, Vol. 63 Issue 698, p10 

    The article reports on the plan of Stagecoach South Western Trains (SWT) Ltd. to provide 20% more suburban seats in South Western franchise in Great Britain. Rail Minister Tom Harris has stated that the fleet will offer more seats on busy routes, longer trains and extra services. It is claimed...

  • Air France.  // AirGuide Online.com;1/25/2010, p2 

    The article reports that Air France denied the allegation that it is planning to offer the compulsory purchase of an additional economy class seat for the overweight passengers.

  • AUTISTIC KIDS IN DANGER? Fowler, Joanne // People;8/27/2007, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p105 

    The article looks at how deaths of autistic children in group homes raises concerns about the care of autistic children under the supervision of aides. According to Jane Hudson of the National Disability Rights Network, often there is not adequate training for staff in many residential homes....

  • Parents 'too busy to play sport with children'.  // Daily Mail;9/ 8/2012, p43 

    A QUARTER of parents are too busy with work to take their children to sports classes and training sessions, according to a report.

  • Spark challenges disabilities with training-room approach. Genn, Adina // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);7/1/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 27, p27A 

    Features Spark Development Center, a company in Lynbrook, New York which helps disabled children develop the cognitive and physical skills they need to succeed scholastically. Training-room approach of business partners Avi Roth and Robert Stevens and the company's vice president of operations,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics