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Changes Coming to Nova Scotia’s Building Codes

HALIFAX — The Government of Nova Scotia has brought forward amendments that will require any new restaurant, including new establishments opened within existing buildings,...

Operators are Finally Starting to Put Greater Focus on Accessibility Issues

CHALLENGE When you consider that 20 per cent of Canadians have a disability, it only makes sense that foodservice operators would want to be fully...

From the Editor: Changing the Conversation

When does a challenge become an opportunity? When you’re able to look past the limitations of an issue and believe there’s a positive approach...

Cowbell Brewing Receives Gold Accessibility Certification

BLYTH, Ont. — Cowbell Brewing Co. in Blyth, Ont., has become the first brewery in Canada and the first restaurant in Ontario to receive an “Accessibility Certified...

ORHMA Offers Cooking Classes for Persons with Disabilities

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Adaptive Cooking Classes are now being offered by the Ontario Restaurant Hotel and Motel Association (ORHMA) to assist persons with disabilities...

P.E.I. McDonald’s to Improve Wheelchair Accessibility

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. — A customer complaint has led to a grand renovation of a McDonald’s restaurant in Summerside, P.E.I.. The disabled customer said he...