protection of aids for the disabled

January 7 2023

Disabled hostage. The abuses of wheelchair suppliers

Disabled people in Italy often find themselves hostage, stuck at home even for several months, due to the abuses of some suppliers of electric wheelchairs and equivalent means (so-called trikes) [...]
November 20, 2022

Disability, aids and subsidies. Petition

The right to a dignified life for people with disabilities requires aids and subsidies that are still lacking in Italy, pace of the UN Convention for the Rights of Persons with [...]
July 27 2020

Guarantee on disability aids, the Antitrust affirms the right to immediate assistance

On 27.7.20 the Antitrust (Antitrust Authority for Competition and the Market, AGCM) affirmed the right to receive immediate assistance in the event of failures of devices and aids for disability. [...]
February 5 2020

Wheelchairs, Égalité and Legambiente ask for the recognition of equivalence to electric bikes

Égalité Onlus and Legambiente ask the Italian government to recognize the equivalence of wheelchairs to electric bikes. The engine is the same and the inability of people with disabilities [...]
20 September 2019

Survey on assistance for disabled aids

Survey on assistance for disabled aids. Égalité obtained the opening of an investigation - by the Antitrust Authority - in the [...]
August 31 2019

Assistance on aids to the disabled, the Antitrust opens an investigation

Prompt assistance in the event of defects and failures of aids for the disabled is what Égalité claims, in its complaint to the Competition and Market Authority (AGCM, so-called Antitrust) in [...]
July 27 2019

Aids for the disabled, appeal to the Antitrust Authority

Égalité - also at the service of Disability Pride Italy - presented a first appeal to the Competition and Market Authority (AGCM, Antitrust), on 15.4.19. To report i [...]
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