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3 Tips for Safe Travels with a Senior During the Winter

Written by Your New Trainer on . Posted in Accessibility standards, Bathroom accessibility products, Handicap automatic door opener

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Statistics show that nearly 53 million people in the United States live with some form of a disability. Many people that are living with a disability are limited in their mobility. One way that many people with limited mobility travel is by using a vehicle with wheelchair lifts. Wheelchair lifts for vehicles allow someone to gently be raised or lowered, making entering and exiting easier. Many people that use wheelchair lifts are senior citizens. By the year 2030, seniors will make up for 20% of the population. Here are three important safety tips for keeping seniors with limited mobility safe during winter travel.

Have Wheelchair Lifts Serviced

It’s common for wheelchair lifts to wear down over time. Continue Reading No Comments