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Campaign wants bosses to try wheelchairs at work

Spinal injuries group is challenging executives to spend 'a day in my wheels’ learning about the difficulties faced by wheelchair users in the workplace

Aaron Rogan

News Correspondent

@aarrogan
23rd February, 2020
Spinal Injuries Ireland (SII) is seeking 50 prominent people across business, sport, politics and entertainment to get first-hand experience of using a wheelchair

Business leaders are being asked to spend “a day in my wheels” as part of a campaign to raise awareness about the difficulties people with spinal injuries face in the workplace.

Spinal Injuries Ireland (SII) is seeking 50 prominent people across business, sport, politics and entertainment to get first-hand experience of using a wheelchair.

Louise Campbell, managing director of recruitment company Robert Walters, said she became involved in the campaign because a friend of...

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