Damaged Wheelchair on a flight: Who is really responsible?
It is these people, those who handle our precious cargo who must be made held to account as well.
Accessing Tokyo by Wheelchair
Hotel rooms in Japan are very limited so booking ahead is most essential and it is best not to rely upon internet bookings if you have access requirements.
Wheelchair Users: Planning to Fly?
We also recommend making a list of wheelchair dealerships at the destination - just in case there are problems or damages that could ruin the trip.
Wheely Accessible Tower Bridge
As one of London’s iconic landmarks Tower Bridge (often mistaken as London Bridge) is a fantastic tourist attraction for those people who use a wheelchair.
ADA Grand Canyon Train
The Grand Canyon Train Company try to make the experience as enjoyable as possible and even offer accessible transportation within the National Park on arrival.
Tokyo Paralympic Games
The new universal design taxis look like those familiar to all Londoners who’s cabbies have been accommodating wheelchair users for many years. However, like London’s cabs, these new vehicles are expensive to purchase, and operators are being offered subsidies if they also undertake the training.
Accessible Delhi Mapping
University College London has developed sensors that have a low-cost base and are designed to identify features of a footpath or pavement. This will allow mapping to decide how a wheelchair user might be able to traverse the area.
WHILL Smart Chair
With a clever app that allows you to move the chair independently, the chair can be parked away from your bed or living room chair once you have transferred
A City Break in Lisbon
Lisbon is rich in architecture and has several museums showcasing everything from art to period costume as well as royal history.
Tour of the Accessible RV
Following on from our post about accessible RV’s we came across a family who have adapted their own.