Thursday, April 15, 2021

Tag: Handicap Parking

Half Access – Making Live Music Accessible

Half Access is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to making live music accessible. Our database provides accessibility info on venues to help prepare disabled folks on what to expect before arriving at a show,...

States Cracking Down On Accessible Parking Abuse

Stiffer penalties and stepped up enforcement are among the measures states are taking to help ensure that accessible parking spaces are available for those who truly need them. In some cities, drivers with disabilities trying...

In the parking lot, people have plenty of excuses — and hidden disabilities

A driver zips into a handicap parking space, bounces out of the car and runs inside the store, mall or theater. Disabled? Yeah, right.

Handicap parking abuse starts with doctors, critics say

Advocates for disabled people and critics of Michigan's generally lax enforcement of handicap parking laws say the problem starts with doctors. "They're the ones handing out the placards, and I do feel it is being...