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27Nov 2018

Like many other consumer horror stories that end in a corporate apology, it took the work of incensed social media users for JetBlue to publicly acknowledge that it shouldn’t have given a passenger’s custom wheelchair away to the wrong person. “The customer did not have the experience we want to provide to our customers who […]

31Oct 2018

Braun Corporation Issues Voluntary Recall 18V489 and Free Repair on Certain BraunAbility Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town and Country Side-Entry Wheelchair Accessible Vans Braun Corporation is voluntarily recalling MY2012 – MY2018 BraunAbility Dodge and Chrysler side-entry wheelchair accessible vehicles. The recall (18V489) affects approximately 31,000 vehicles. During internal testing, Braun Corporation identified that brake […]

26Sep 2018

Natural disasters can take place at any moment and can come in any form from floods, severe weather, earthquakes and more, yielding unfortunate outcomes without warning. Being prepared can save lives and planning is important; know who will help you if you need assistance or if you need to evacuate. Be Informed Ensure you have the proper […]

12Sep 2018

Date: Oct 6, 2018 Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm Frankston Community Health Fair The United Methodist Women of Frankston are hosting the 18th annual Health Fair on October 6, from 8:30 a.m. – noon 161 Weldon Street (Family Life Center) Open to the public Mammograms by CHRISTUS Ross Breast Center, vaccines, children’s services and […]

23Jul 2018

Our biggest concern at Access 2 Mobility and ATC Conversions is for the safety of our drivers. We are constantly evaluating how we can make things safer. Our latest change was to add a backup battery and move the location of the hydraulic pump to help ensure that the occupants are able to exit in […]

16Jul 2018

Traveling with a mobility aid such as a wheelchair can be stressful, but using an assistive device shouldn’t stop anyone from having a relaxing, smooth trip, whether it be for business or pleasure. We’ve compiled the best tips and tricks for stress-free travel with a wheelchair or other mobility aid for both domestic and international travel. […]

13Jun 2018

Washington D.C. There’s no doubt that the United States is one of the best countries to travel to. After all, there are 50 states available for exploration. But not all states or even cities are created equal, especially in terms of providing facilities for those with disabilities. INSIDER found some of the most accessible cities the […]

16May 2018

A woman’s Facebook post about parking etiquette is going viral and her message is one we all should remember. Most people already know that it’s wrong—not to mention illegal—to park in a spot reserved for people with disabilities if they don’t have a disability parking placard. But what they might not realize is that it’s also important to park in those […]

07Feb 2018
Tyler Thorn's Wheelchair Basketball

The Tyler Thorns finished second in the Jon Duncan Memorial Tournament on Sunday. There were five teams involved in the tournament — one of them being The University of Texas at Arlington’s women’s wheelchair basketball league. The Thorns is a member of the My East Texas Adaptive Athletics league, a resource for the disabled community […]

27Jan 2018

When 12-year-old Alexander Knoll saw a man in a wheelchair struggle to get through a heavy door in his hometown of Post Falls, Idaho, he was struck with an ingenious idea. What if there were an app or website that could communicate to persons with disabilities which stores in the area had automatic doors? And […]

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