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May 22, 2020

Mobility My Way: Up for the Challenge

By Mike Savicki Upon meeting and chatting with Joel Rodriguez, it doesn’t take long to realize he is something special. Sure, Joel’s energy and zest for […]

May 11, 2020

Adapted Vehicle Tips for New Wheelchair Users

When learning a new skill or hobby, there may be a time of challenge before complete understanding. In the same way, a new wheelchair user, especially […]

April 27, 2020

What Goes Into Adapting a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle?

Like their drivers, each adaptive vehicle is unique. That is why it is so important that the technicians who modify vehicles are specially trained to install […]

April 13, 2020

Celebrate Earth Day with an Accessible Garden

Each year, Earth Day reminds us all of the difference we can make by working to protect, clean, and preserve our natural surroundings. As we are […]

March 23, 2020

Making Your Home More Accessible

It’s safe to say most of us our spending more time at home recently. Maybe it’s shone a light on some things that could be adjusted […]

March 9, 2020

Ramps v. Lifts: Which One is Right for Your Mobility Vehicle?

There are a wide variety of available options when it comes to choosing the right mobility solutions for your wheelchair accessible vehicle, but with the help […]

February 24, 2020

Tips on Preparing an Accessible Vehicle for Trade-In or Sale

If you’re trying to sell your wheelchair accessible vehicle by yourself, you should know the average mobility vehicle could take a few months to sell. The […]

February 10, 2020

Living (and Thriving) with Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries (SCI) and disorders affect more than a quarter of a million Americans each year, making knowledge and awareness about these conditions more important […]

February 3, 2020

Mobility My Way: A Family Vehicle and a Growing Need for Space

By Mike Savicki When it came time to interview Eve Hampton for this story, I figured connecting with her and finding time to chat would be […]

February 3, 2020

Mobility My Way: A Family Vehicle and a Growing Need for Space

By Mike Savicki When it came time to interview Eve Hampton for this story, I figured connecting with her and finding time to chat would be […]

January 27, 2020

Safety Tips on 4-Point Tiedown Wheelchair Securement

  For people with disabilities, it is vital to remember how to correctly fasten the wheelchair securements in an accessible van. The four-point tiedown secures a […]

January 15, 2020

NMEDA Inks Partnership Deal with Oscar Mike Foundation

The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) today announced the signing of a partnership agreement with the Oscar Mike Foundation (OMF) establishing NMEDA as the Official […]