Accessibility at football stadiums

Accessibility at public venues and football stadia Accessibility at football stadiums benefits everyone. Sales and footfall will increase and visiting the venue will become a more enjoyable experience. Football stadiums aren’t the only venues reviewing access requirements. Public spaces such as hotels, restaurants, shops, schools and museums have a legal obligation too. All of which […]

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Moving heavy items on the stairs

Traditional methods of moving items on the stairs such as the sack barrow, bungees and cords, and blankets are becoming redundant since workplace manual handling injuries are rising. 28.2 million working days were lost in 2018/19, it is important that correct processes are in place to not only protect our businesses but to ensure employees […]

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Seeking substitutes to the stair lift

It has been widely reported that stairlifts can cause injury if not operated correctly. However, what is more concerning is the increasing number of recorded fatalities relating to the machines. Many incidents happen when a vulnerable person has little or no support to get on or off the machine, and consequently fall at top of […]

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The power to deliver

Reducing labour costs and injuries associated with home delivery are two major challenges faced by supermarkets and retailers. “Improper manual handling costs businesses millions each year with more than 100,000 injuries recorded, a quarter of which are classed as ‘severe’,” explains MD Graham Sharp.   “In addressing these challenges, the use of lightweight, powered stair […]

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How to climb stairs in a wheelchair

Getting a wheelchair up and down stairs is an extremely difficult task, and often considered impossible with someone in it! At Stanley, we have the ultimate solutions for climbing stairs in a wheelchair; our wheelchair stair climbers enable you to navigate staircases with relative ease. First up, the Tolo wheelchair stair climber. Tolo Mobility Stair […]

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