Category Archives: Disabilities

All the latest news, updates, information and help from iansyst about a wide range of disabilities. This section includes interesting articles, products, exhibition updates and much more.

The Benefits of Hiring People with Autism

This is a guest blog post written by Joe Thomas.  In the UK there are more than 700,000 individuals living with autism, however, less than 15% of these people are in full-time employment. This is a dispiriting figure when you … Continue reading

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Product Focus: Roger Pen from Phonak

What is the Roger Pen? The Roger Pen is a wireless microphone designed by Phonak. Phonak have been developing and producing cutting-edge hearing solutions for more than 70 years. Their products focus on supporting individuals with hearing loss to live … Continue reading

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day: 5 tips for an accessible website

19th May 2016 marks the 2nd Global Accessibility Awareness Day and there are lots of events taking place all over the world to promote accessibility and inclusion. You can find out more about Global Accessibility Awareness Day by following this … Continue reading

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Introducing the Aluforce Pro range of height adjustable desks

Having the appropriate ergonomic equipment, such as height adjustable desks or ergonomic chairs, is so important for students and employees who spend long periods of time working at a desk. Height adjustable desks can help tackle the common issue of … Continue reading

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Access to Work Scheme Official Statistics from DWP

The Department for Work and Pensions have released official statistics relating to the Access to Work scheme and how many individuals have been supported in 2015. The full report can be found by following this link to DWP’s website >> … Continue reading

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