Users' questions

Can a person with a mental disability sue a pub owner?

Can a person with a mental disability sue a pub owner?

A man with a mental disability sues a pub owner because the owner frequently made hurtful remarks about his disability to other customers. Because of this, the pub owner bars the man from the pub altogether. This is victimisation.

Why was Kayla Kendrigan thrown off the bridge?

But the incident allegedly took a much uglier turn when they instead forced her into Ms Brown’s car and held her against her will before eventually throwing her off the bridge. Kayla Kendrigan was tied up and thrown off Windsor bridge into the Hawkesbury River on Sunday morning in an alleged attempted murder.

Can a public housing authority evict a disabled person?

Public housing authorities must show discretion by taking into consideration the nature of the tenant’s disability, even if the tenant’s actions may ordinarily result in proper termination of tenancy.

Can a disabled person be threatened by a landlord?

If you’re a disabled renter or you know of a disabled person who is being threatened by a landlord who is using their disability against him, the federal Fair Housing Amendment Act offers protection. The federal law considers mobility, hearing or visual impairments to be disabilities protected from rental housing discrimination.

What to look for in a disabled friendly hotel?

We realise there are many different requirements when booking an accessible hotel – from walk-in showers, rooms on the ground floor, wet rooms and more. All of the hotels featured below have varying levels of accessibility. Most will have specific disabled friendly rooms and will be accessible by wheelchair.

Can a person be kicked out of a hotel room?

Hotels are meant for temporary stays, where we lay our burdens down, take a break from, well, life. The irony that people could be kicked out of their motel room in the midst of a deadly pandemic is potent.

How to book a disabled friendly hotel with myhotelbreak?

If you have specific accessible needs for your next stay at one of our disabled friendly hotels then please call us on 01357 529 129 or click on our live chat where one of our team will be happy to help. Why book your disabled friendly hotel with myhotelbreak? We have our customers at the heart of everything we do.

Are there any hotels that are wheelchair friendly?

Most will have specific disabled friendly rooms and will be accessible by wheelchair. Or you may just need a room close to the lift or on the ground floor.

Is it against the law to discriminate against a disabled person?

There are some important areas where it is not against the law to discriminate against disabled people, for example, in access to public transport services. Disability discrimination can either be direct or indirect.

What happens if you complain about disability discrimination?

If you complain about disability discrimination, you shouldn’t be victimised because of it. This means that you shouldn’t be treated unfairly just because you’ve made a complaint.

Can a person be treated unfairly because of a disability?

As well as being treated unfairly because of a disability, you could be treated unfairly for other reasons because: of sex. of race, ethnic origin or nationality. of sexual orientation. of age. of religion or belief. you are married or a civil partner.