Power Chairs


alternative drive controls

Alternative Drive Controls

Should It Be Switches or Proportional Controls for Kids?

When it comes to alternative driving control choices for kids, what should the decision-making process be like?

RAC to Look for Group 3 PWC Underpayments

New audit will focus on wheelchair accessory claims that were underpaid to providers.

cervical spinal cord injuries

ATP Series

Justify It: Power or Manual

Determining (& Justifying) the Better Mobility Choice

Lower-cervical spinal cord injuries can present a mobility crossroads: Is manual or power mobility better for a given client?

University of Pittsburgh HERL Introduces Air-Powered Wheelchair

The PneuChair is much lighter than a traditional power chair -- and it's waterproof.

Consumers to Give Test Drives of WHILL Devices

WHILL owners will be paid to sign up for WeDrive program and loan their vehicles for test drives.

Amysystems Moves to New Headquarters

New, larger location will house all operations, product development and sales.

Pride Mobility Reports Strong Retail PWC Sales

Manufacturer notes milestone sales of two new consumer power chairs.

GoBabyGo Early-Intervention Program Continues to Expand

Using ride-on toys as mobility bases, the University of Delaware program brings independent mobility to young children.



New Report Puts Global Power Wheelchair Market at $2.4 Billion in 2022

All types of power chairs are included in new study.

Quantum Rehab Launches New Web Site

A consumer-centric focus dominates new navigation process and site content.

Model M

CRT Technology Showcase

Ready for Prime Time: WHILL's Model M

Permobil & BraunAbility to Partner on Research, Product Development

The manufacturers, both owned by parent company Investor AB, will collaborate on the interfaces between wheelchairs and accessible vehicles.

Four-limb Amelia Case Study

ATP Series: Case Study

Ingenious! Power Chair Case Studies Rising to the Occasion

Toyota Signs Agreement to Develop Next-Generation iBOT PWC

First look at power wheelchair prototype suggests it retains the stair-climbing ability that made it famous.

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