Girbau links up with ESAT and CLC Equipements to hold a conference on inclusive laundry
Fréderic Whecler, who works for CLC Equipements, symbolises the partnership with the challenge of a long-distance race from Ruoms to Perpignan
20/09/2017
Girbau links up with ESAT and CLC Equipements to hold a conference on inclusive laundry

Girbau and its distributor in France, CLC Equipements, also held a study conference on "Inclusive Washing – Inclusive Work" on 21st and 22nd September at the Girbau headquarters in Vic. The meeting served to pool good practices and exchange impressions between representatives from the two countries. This first edition of this conference was be attended by a dozen members of ESATs from the Rhône-Alpes region; the aim of these institutions is to help disabled people enter the world of work.

A challenge for inclusion

The effort and determination to achieve at Girbau and CLC Equipements in the area of inclusive laundry was also symbolised by the sporting challenge taken up by Frédéric Whecler, an employee at the distributor. As a long-distance runner, Whecler covered a distance of 277km between Ruoms and Perpignan in a challenge that began on Monday 18th September, ending at Perpignan airport around midday on Thursday 21st September.

It was possible to follow the race in real time