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.

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 Is an Accessible Room?

Offering accessible rooms is something that all hotels should do, but what is an accessible room? Get all the info you need here!

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Gifts for a Child with Cerebral Palsy

Mighty Miss Maya's mother, Ann, has great ideas for gifts for children with cerebral palsy that are both fun and functional, mixing play with the extra benefit of working toward therapy goals.

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Universal Design: Celebrating World Usability Day

When products are designed, they need to take all of their users into consideration. This World Usability Day we celebrate products that apply universal design.

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5 Reasons to Celebrate Physical Therapy

For the differently-abled, physical therapy is a science that is celebrated. It has the power to restore movement to limbs and increase a stuck range of motion.

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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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Wheelchair for Sale: A First-Time Wheelchair-Buyer's Guide

If you need a wheelchair, do you buy new or used? How much should you pay? What features do you need? Find the answers and more here.

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5 Ideas for Observing MS Month

Are you looking for ways that you can observe MS awareness month? Here are five ideas for helping you raise awareness about multiple sclerosis!

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