Monthly Archives: May 2017

Kerb height

Sighted people can see where the pavement ends and the road begins, however a blind person sweeping with a cane can have difficulties if the kerb height is too low.  In Ireland this recently a case went to court, when a new scheme was challenged due to low kerb height. Most claims were ruled out however… Continue Reading Kerb height

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Pavement parking

Guide Dogs have released a video to compliment their latest campaign.  Vehicles being irresponsibly being parked on pavements (pavement parking) is becoming more prevalent and causing problems for wheelchair users and visually impaired people. Take a look at the video.

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