Parking Mad: Filmmaker Paddy Slattery on attempting to access accessible parking

Filmmaker and wheelchair user Paddy Slattery appeals to drivers to think before blocking accessible parking spaces.

WE’VE ALL SEEN it before. People parking in a disabled spot without a permit.

Hey, some of us may even be a little guilty of committing this act. “Ah shur I’m only running into the shop for a minute. I’ll be out before anyone notices”. Well, we notice.

For some drivers that five minutes in a previously empty space, is nothing major. However for those with disabilities who qualify for a pass to use these parking spots, blocking them and access to them, causes significant...
source: TheJournal

2018-10-12 13:46
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