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25/02/2019

The deadly truth about a world built for men – from stab vests to car crashes

Caroline Criado-Perez writes in the Guardian
Crash-test dummies based on the ‘average’ male are just one example of design that forgets about women – and  puts lives at risk…

….The tyranny of the toilet queue…….But even if male and female toilets had an equal number of stalls, the issue wouldn’t be resolved, because women take up to 2.3 times as long as men to use the toilet. Women make up the majority of the elderly and disabled, two groups that will tend to need more time in the toilet.

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