10th September 2017
Does 10km/h make you a speed freak? A crusading politician says it does when you are travelling on a footpath.
The humble mobility scooter spells freedom for the elderly and people with disabilities. But it is also at the centre of an unlikely new battle, with Nationals senator John “Wacka” Williams backing new speed limits for the vehicles.
Read the full article here – www.smh.com.au, Fergus Hunter (originally published 09/09/2017)
6th September 2017
Australia’s Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week will be held from 4 – 10 September, to raise awareness of the daily lives of people who have a spinal cord injury.
This national week is an initiative of the Australian Spinal Injury Alliance, which represents eight of the country’s largest spinal cord injury organisations.
This year’s theme is “I can”, challenging perceptions of what it means to have a spinal cord injury.
To find out more, visit https://www.sciaw.com.au/