A disabled man who lives in a London tower block says he appears like “a prisoner in his own home” after he had to be carried to his flat on the sixth flooring.
Adam Gabsi, who lives in Harrow in north-west London, has a number of sclerosis and makes use of a wheelchair. The solely method he can get to his flat independently is through the use of the lifts – and he says they repeatedly break down.
He has developed a concern of not having the ability to depart his block with out help, one thing which performs on his thoughts on condition that 15 disabled individuals died within the Grenfell Tower hearth of June 2017.
His landlord, housing affiliation MTVH, says it shares residents’ frustrations and is working to substitute the lifts.
Reporter: Tarah Welsh