Industry News Archives - NMEDA

Superior Van to Expand Locations

According to a recent press release, Superior Van & Mobility announced they will be opening a new store in the Ann Arbor, MI area in late 2021.

Ilderton Conversions Helps Two Families Gain Driving Independence

Earlier this month, Ilderton Conversions helped two families gain driving independence through a partnership with All Things Possible, a local charitable organization that helps raise money for wheelchair-accessible vans and specialized medical equipment for families in need.

Call for Nominations: 2021 NMEDA Hall of Fame

NMEDA’s Hall of Fame recognizes and honors those who have made significant contributions to the field of adaptive driving equipment and helped the establishment and growth of the automotive mobility industry.

MobilityWorks Acquires New Location

According to a recent press release, MobilityWorks has added it’s 94th location with the acquisition of Jay Hatfield Mobility’s Lee Summit, MO store. MobilityWorks now operates in 32 states.

2021 Auto Mobility Expo Site is Open for Business

It’s time, it’s time! Time to secure your booths and sponsorships for the first-ever Auto Mobility Expo! Taking place in conjunction with the NMEDA and ADED colocated conferences in Columbus, Ohio this September, the Auto Mobility Expo is going to be the premiere industry event of 2021.

Ability Center Launches Community “Family First Program”

You may recall a photo that went viral about a year ago, of a young boy staring in awe at a Target sign featuring a boy in a wheelchair, just like him. Ability Center in Phoenix helped this local boy have a fun-filled birthday weekend by coordinating…

BraunAbility Recall Notice

The following information has been provided to NMEDA by BraunAbility: BraunAbility has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain Honda Odyssey Power Infloor wheelchair accessible conversions manufactured…

MobilityWorks Announces New Product Offerings

MobilityWorks recently announced two new product offerings featuring Driverge technology. The first, a flexible wheelchair-accessible vehicle: the A4A RE with FlexFlat Conversion. According to the release, the conversion operates as an accessible…

Driverge Acquires NorCal Van

Driverge Vehicle Innovations recently announced that it has acquired NorCal Van Conversions. According to a press release, the acquisition for Driverge will provide enhanced manufacturing, product offerings, and distribution in support of the…
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Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham: Guiness World Record Centerfold

For those of you who attended our 2020 Conference, it will come as no surprise that Aaron "Wheelz" Fotheringham, one of our "Rolling Disrupters" panelists, continues to shatter expectations...and world records! He recently shared via his Instagram…