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May 12, 2022

Make Inoperative Exemptions Update

Recently, NHTSA added three new items to the make inoperative exemptions 49 CFR Part 595, Subpart C…

May 1, 2022

May is National Mobility Awareness Month

For the tenth year, National Mobility Awareness Month (NMAM) is set to educate and engage people with disabilities, caregivers, healthcare professionals, and industry partners to help drive change.

April 4, 2022

CAMS is Back with Record Attendance

Driver Rehabilitation Center for Excellence (DRCE) located in Chantilly, VA served as host at their facility for over 70 registered attendees.

April 1, 2022

2022 NMEDA Hall of Fame: Make Your Nominations Now

Do you know someone who has made significant contributions to the field of adaptive driving equipment and helped the establishment and growth of the automotive mobility industry? We bet you do!

March 18, 2022

March Manufacturer Service School a Huge Success

In a recent AARP article, NMEDA’s Amy Schoppman weighs-in as a subject matter expert on the process of purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle…

March 5, 2022

NMEDA Resources Featured in AARP Article

In a recent AARP article, NMEDA’s Amy Schoppman weighs-in as a subject matter expert on the process of purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle…

March 3, 2022

QAP Guidelines Now Online, Indexed, & Searchable

Several months ago, we shared the indexed version of the QAP Rules with promise that a similar format was coming for the Guidelines, well, it’s here!

March 2, 2022

NMEDA Needs You! Volunteer for a Committee

Have you been thinking of a way to get a little more involved with your trade association? Well, we have the answer for you—join a committee!

February 24, 2022

Welcome to the NMEDA Hall of Fame!

NMEDA would like to send a big “Congratulations!” and recognize the inductees to the 2021 NMEDA Hall of Fame…

February 3, 2022

2021 Conference Education Presentations Available for Download

Thanks again to all who were able to attend the 2021 Annual Conference last month. If you’re looking to apply the tips and strategies shared during our education sessions but need a refresher, you can now download the presentations…

January 25, 2022

That’s a Wrap: 2021 Annual Conference & Auto Mobility Expo

Well, the “Mojo of the Colo” sure had a lot of fight because despite the forces against us the first-ever co-located conferences of NMEDA and ADED was a success! Columbus was full of surprises…

January 11, 2022

Looking Back, Moving Forward…Remembering David Parton

So, I find myself in a unique place where I must serve an interim role, acting as a bridge, if you will, between an outgoing and incoming President.  Typically, I serve as the VP, according to the bylaws, “to support and serve as an Officer of the Board of Directors, perform other duties as may be assigned…but, in the absence of the President…the Vice President shall perform the duties of the President.” As you have certainly heard, David Parton, Canada President, tragically passed away…