Japanese company Nano Optonics Energy recently displayed its UNiMO tracked wheelchair at the International Robotics Exhibition in Tokyo.
Category: Power Wheelchairs
Find new mobility by beefing up your manual wheelchair with a wheelchair power assist or propulsion assist system.
Hot for golfers with lower extremity paralysis or amputee golfers who thought their days on the green were over.
The ParaGolfer from Otto Bock is a golf wheelchair that allows a player to stand up while playing. The ParaGolfer is designed to tackle the hills and rough terrain found on many golf courses.
Tennant Creek resident Dion Beasley is taking part in a trial run of a new all-terrain wheelchair in Central Australia. Dion, a young man with Muscular Dystrophy, has been unable to attend school regularly since he could not negotiate the terrain to and from school.
It looks like there may be some big research bucks floating around Australia for wheelchair research. The Gillard Labor Government’s $376 million investment in research will reportedly help save our Tasmanian devils, teach our children to look after their eyes and produce hands-free wheelchairs that will give severely disabled Australians greater mobility control.
Here’s a neat way to transport your mobility scooter or powered wheelchair.
ScootaTrailer isn’t the first ever trailer designed for towing your ride around behind you, but it does look like the designers have given it a great deal of thought and some features worth taking a look at.
To power or not to power? The cost of a powered wheelchair? What about those folks who need a power wheelchair but only occasionally, or those who need to give those aching shoulders a break from pushing a wheelchair? Those questions have been around about as long as powered wheelchairs have been around. In more […]