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Disabled Citizens at Higher Risk for Injuries from Crossing Accidents
Posted on May 24, 2011People confined to wheelchairs or suffering other disabilities face a much greater risk of getting hit by a car while crossing the street. Distracted and frustrated drivers might ignore the crosswalk signs and fail to come to a complete stop. This leads to serious injuries, or even a loss of life.