Welcome to the BraunAbility Article Library

The BraunAbility article library is your source for articles on varying industry topics including disability rights, accessible living, product service and maintenance tips, plus additional updates on mobility solutions such as wheelchair accessible vehicles and lifts for full size vans.  Don't see what you are looking for? Send us an email at suggestions@braunability.com with requests and suggestions.

Some Churches Are Slow To Embrace the ADA

People in the United States have spiritual needs that are not being met because churches, synagogues, meetinghouses, mosques, or temples aren't accessible.

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How to Talk to People With Disabilities

Some people can get uncomfortable and self-conscious when talking to a wheelchair user. Here are guidelines for people who may struggle with this.

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Disability Harassment: A Serious Offense

Your workplace should have a zero-tolerance policy for disability harassment and discrimination, however, it's far more prevalent than many people realize.

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Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace. On Oct. 1, 2019, BraunAbility celebrated National Disability Employment Awareness Month with the opening of its HQ.

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Handicap Parking Campaign - Save My Spot

New Year's Resolutions are difficult to commit to long-term. But BraunAbility is launching a handicap parking campaign that everyone can get behind.

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Handicap Parking Violations: Not a Victimless Crime

Handicap parking violations don't just happen because people are lazy, in fact, most of the time its a lack of education causing the infraction.

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3 Reasons Why We Need Person-First Language

It's time to advance the discussion about person-first language and why I am not a "wheelchair user" just like you aren't a "hat wearer."

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Ralph Braun Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Two months after his passing, our founder and CEO, Ralph Braun, was honored posthumously with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Ralph Braun Honored with Spirit of Innovation Award

Our founder Ralph Braun was recently honored with the Gerald I. Lamkin Fellow Award for Outstanding Achievement for Innovation and Service.

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The ADA and the Spirit of Self-Advocacy

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the ground-breaking signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act, opening the doors for people with disabilities.

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The Future of Social Security

Social Security Disability funds will be depleted by the end of the year if corrective action isn't taken. BraunAbility owner Tim Andrews waits uncertainly.

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Wheelchair Van or Handicap Van?

Our conversion vans enable our customers, but some people still call them "handicapped." What is it: handicap van or wheelchair van?

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What To Expect on Your Driving Test

If you're ready to take your driving test, you're probably wondering what you have in store. Learn more about what to expect on your driving test right here.

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What Is Universal Design?

All too often, products and environments are designed without keeping everyone in mind. What is universal design? Read on to learn more.

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What Is a Service Dog?

You've probably heard the phrase used, but what is a service dog exactly? Learn more about service dogs and what they do right here.

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