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Fitboard Fuel Vol. 23: 15 Inspiring Fitboard Posts!
Thomas & Smith (2009: p.10) discovered that people with impairments and disabilities found that "the impact of social and environmental barriers, such as inaccessible buildings and transport, discriminatory attitudes and negative cultural stereotypes, in 'Disabling' people with impairments." This suggests that attitudes are the biggest disabling factor for individuals with impairments rather than their condition.