Choosing a Mobility Company
Independence is a natural human desire. We want to be able to work, travel, and just live our lives without our health problems stopping us. Everyone should be able to travel and move freely between their destinations independently! An injury or health problem doesn’t have to restrict your mobility.
If you have a disability, have been injured or have any other health issue which affects your mobility, there are trained mobility experts who understand your frustration and can assist you. You don’t need to lose your mobility or compromise your vehicle accessibility.
There are businesses that specialize in mobility vehicles and equipment. They sell new and used wheelchair vans, but can also adapt your current vehicle with mobility and accessibility equipment, depending on the vehicle. Some available products include: wheelchair & scooter lifts, hand controls for vehicles, and many other custom modifications. These adaptations can provide those with mobility limitations the freedom and independence that everyone wants.
So, what should you be looking for? Find a company that carries a full line of mobility equipment designed to suit your needs. There are a lot of options when it comes to mobility equipment, and not all products are suitable for everyone. It’s important to find a company that can help you in the decision process and take the stress out of the finding the right equipment for your specific needs. Mobility specialists are specifically trained to work with your and help you find and understand all of the options that will work for your individual needs.
You should also look for a company that provides no charge, no obligation quotes for driving and transportation equipment. This company should freely share the information with all necessary parties, like your insurance company.
The mobility company you choose should also be a member of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA). The NMEDA advocates and supports excellence in providing safe reliable vehicles and modifications to enhance accessibility for people with special needs. They should be an accredited dealer in NMEDA’s Quality Assurance Program (QAP) as well, which is a nationally recognized accreditation program for the adaptive mobility equipment industry.
Quality, compassion, and knowledge should be at the heart of the mobility business you choose. As an industry, the goal has always been to provide independence to individuals with a disability through adaptive mobility equipment. You should be able to count on your mobility experts to help you live your life with no limits.