Alistair Munro heads up the stair climbing division at manual handling experts Stanley Handling. Having worked at Stanley for four years, Alistair champions the need for improved accessibility in many environments such as the home, public buildings, airports and theatres to name but a few.
His passion for educating others about the mobility industry includes sharing his knowledge on solutions that can improve the quality of life for mobility users, health and safety practice and the latest research & development.
Alistair’s flair for public speaking originates from his teaching days, where he taught Business and IT at a secondary school in Buckinghamshire.
We will explore how modern access standards are not being met in the UK and how this is influencing the growth for alternative stair climbing solutions.
Understand the comparisons between various stair climber solutions to determine which is best for you and your needs.
During the talk we will explain the importance of each solution during various scenarios such as overcoming architectural barriers; ascending the stairs and emergency situations including lift breakdowns and fire evacuations.