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Family Restrooms Overcome Stalls

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***PLEASE NOTE SMALL FILE SIZE: 550x550 pixels*** Family restrooms are becoming more popular amid concerns over child safety, an increasing elderly population and access for physically disabled people. (Courtesy of Compliancesigns.com)

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Family restrooms, places where parents or caretakers can accompany members of the opposite sex who need help in the bathroom, have started appearing in more public buildings. Most states now require family restrooms in any new facilities, especially stadiums and parks. Will these restrooms one day lead to the elimination of gender-specific bathrooms?


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