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CDRS Mobility Specialist

How a CDRS & Mobility Specialist Can Help You

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How a Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist and Mobility Specialist Can Help You Getting on the road to independence can be a long and twisting journey, but there are individuals, businesses and organizations ready, willing and able…
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Is Your Vehicle Ready for the Winter Cold Spells Ahead?

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Frigid temperatures not only slow us down, but can slow our van and accessible equipment. For example, if you use a hydraulic wheelchair lift, you may have noticed that the colder the weather, the slower the lift reacts. The cold thickens…
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Get Better Service with These Vehicle Repair Tips

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When your accessible vehicle needs repairing, where do you take it? After checking the warranty, take it to the place where you bought it. But if you are out of town, have moved or it’s after hours, what do you do? You should know that answer…
Summer Proofing your Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

Summer-Proofing Your Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

If you live in an area known for its seasonably high temperatures during the summer months, then you should be taking the proper precautions necessary to summer-proof your wheelchair accessible vehicle, and ensure it runs at tip-top shape as…
Prepping Your Mobility Vehicle for Long Term Travel

Prepping Your Handicap Accessible Vehicle for Long-Term Travel

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Whether it’s for a business-related sabbatical, or a family trip overseas, there are certain situations when your mobility vehicle may have to sit, not driven, for extended periods of time. Although much of the prep work for mobility vehicles…
Drivers with Disabilities

Increasing Accessibility for Drivers With Disabilities

Recent studies have shown that nearly one billion people worldwide live with at least one disability. This conclusion has caused some of the world’s leading engineers and technologists to create new ways to better accommodate drivers with…
Used Vehicles

Is a Used Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Right for You?

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Whether you’re looking forward to summer road trips or simply want to expand your horizons with reliable transportation, a handicap accessible vehicle can provide countless opportunities for excitement and independence. While wheelchair accessible…
mobility vehicle questions

The 3 Most Important Questions to Ask When Buying a Mobility Vehicle

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With so many mobility vehicle options available today, and more advances being made each and every day, purchasing a handicap accessible van, SUV or car can turn into a complicated process. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be. At the National…
Winter Mobility Vehicle Driving Tips

Best Mobility Vehicles and Adaptive Equipment for Senior Drivers

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For seniors, having a safe, reliable method of transportation is one of the most important aspects of remaining active and content. However, getting behind the wheel of a standard vehicle may not be the most secure or comfortable option. If…
Winter Mobility Vehicle Driving Tips

Winter Handicap Vehicle Driving Tips

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Although winter is traditionally known as a time to cozy up to warm fires and spend time with family and good friends, it can also bring its own collection of seasonal hazards than can impede you from navigating the roads safely in your wheelchair…