body positive zone: Don’t take the accessible seats if you don’t need them


A lot of places have a few designated accessible seats, for instance:

  • Movie theaters will often have some seats next to wheelchair seating areas.
  • Bathrooms often have one accessible stall and several more inaccessible stalls
  • Busses usually have designated seating near…

forensic-houseian said:

just because a person does not LOOK handicapped does not mean they are not. i am not equipped to walk on a moving bus, not anymore.

realsocialskills said:

Yes, absolutely. That’s a reason it’s really important for people who don’t need the seats not to take them. Sometimes people think they’ll be able to just offer their seat to people who get on and need it, but it’s not always anywhere close to obvious.