Survey identifies gaps in disaster planning for individuals with disabilities

10/14/2013 | Disability Scoop

Individuals with disabilities face unique challenges during disasters. The United Nations reports that the majority of individuals with disabilities responding to a survey about disaster preparedness do not have plans for evacuations during emergencies. What's more, only a third of respondents reported having someone to assist them during evacuations.

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