Jun 10 2010

What does wheelchair accessible mean?

Category: Medical Supplies

Answer:

Wheelchair accessible refers to the capabilities of a building or structure to offer individuals that utilize a wheelchair or other mobility device, the ability to maneuver and access said building without interference.


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One Response to “What does wheelchair accessible mean?”

  1. Angela H. says:

    I agree. A wheelchair accessible environment is one that is barrier-free and safe for anyone with a disability to take care of their essential daily needs. The problem is that many hmes are not designed to be accessible for wheelchairs or other assistive devices.
    But, homes can be modified for accessibility and it doesn’t have to cost a lot. Follow the link for some ideas to power wheelchair home modifications!

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