to support people with sensory impairments
to participate fully in their community, including living in accommodation that meets their needs, travelling around the Borough and meeting other people;
In February 2011, Dennis Chambers and Catherine Finger pointed to several factors that might exacerbate the problem of underreporting goodwill impairments
: Evidence from Recent Research and Suggestions for Auditors," The CPA Journal, pp.
were heavily concentrated, with 47 percent attributable to the three largest impairment
Only two companies in 2010 failed as a direct result of investment tosses/overstated assets, and the impairments
occurred in circumstances not related to the financial crisis.
With further stock price declines in the beginning of 2009 and continued uncertainty in the markets, more goodwill impairment
announcements are likely around the corner," warns Alberto Dent, a partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers' Transaction Services practice.
Kapperman, Sticken, and Heinze's (2002) survey of the use of assistive technology by Illinois primary and secondary students with visual impairments
demonstrated that "60% of the students .
Ee-Munn Chia of the University of Sydney's department of ophthalmology and associates assessed hearing in 1,911 people aged 5508 years who were subjects in the Blue Mountains Eye Study, a population-based cohort study of vision in older residents of a region west of Sydney Visual impairment
was defined as visual acuity less than 20/40 in the better eye.
When compared with other physical impairments
, visual impairment
also has a more severe effect on everyday functioning and is as limiting as terminal cardiac disease in older adults .
A study byresearchers at the FRIENDS Children's Environmental Health Center, a five-institute research consortium based at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Veterinary Medicine, provides new evidence that MeHg and PCBs act together to cause nervous system impairment
Governments generally hold capital assets because of the services the capital assets provide; consequently, capital asset impairments
affect the service utility of the assets.
represent no more than the inevitable result of age and use.
Research was conducted to find out the following: (1) whether welfare recipients with impairments
(or their able-bodied parents, if they are children) were as likely to exit Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) as are their counterparts without impairments
, and 2) the sources of income reported by leavers with and without impairments