Wheelchair Van and Wheelchair Lift Buyers Guide Information
Choosing the right wheelchair van can be a little overwhelming, so we've put together a guide to give you a good starting point before you visit your local BraunAbility dealer.
BraunAbility has compiled a nine-part video series called "Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans". We examine accessible vehicles inside, outside, and underneath - all with the goal of making sure you get the safe, reliable, dependable mobility you deserve.
From questions about trade-in values to warranties to service locations, if you have a question about our wheelchair accessible vehicles, you will most likely find an answer here!
The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association has developed a guide to help wheelchair users understand the mobility industry and to make the process of purchasing mobility equipment easier. Contents of the guide include an industry overview, where and what adaptive equipment to buy, what you need to know and decide before purchasing, safety and compliance, warranty and service, the top 10 issues to consider, funding, and resources.
Even with all of the advantages of a wheelchair accessible vehicle, some people still have misgivings about making the switch to a handicap van.
Finding the right wheelchair accessible vehicle is just the first step in gaining your independence. Learn more about adaptive driving resources and driver evaluation facilities!
If you're looking for some extra guidance, learn more about conversion options, safety considerations, and the pros and cons of buying a new or used handicap van.
This website provides useful information about how to return to driving after a disability, hand control driving devices, and U.S. state licensing requirements
Still have questions? Are you ready to meet with an Ability Advisor? Find a Braunability Dealer to take the next step.
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