Automotive

Everything You Need To Know About The Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

Wheelchair accessible vehicles are much needed for modern society because it serves as a chance for the persons who are all suffering from birth defects or accident issues to travel from one place to another place independently. Lots of companies and organisations are offering these services to their employees or to their customers.  Wheelchair accessible vehicles are the best bet for the physically handicapped persons to ensure their independent mobility. Here are the lists of different types of wheelchair accessible vehicles available in the market:

Rear passenger:

Rear passenger vehicles allow the user to access the vehicle from the rear. You can able to remain seated in your wheelchair and control the chair through the rear.  These types of wheelchair vehicles are more popular due to its budget-friendly option for traveling.

Ride-up-front:

This is one of the more comfortable wheelchair vehicles as it allows the person to sit in front of the car and have a chat with the driver instead of sitting back. You can still able to enter the car or another vehicle through rear but rather than sitting back, you are sitting front side of the vehicle. This may be helpful for traveling with family for longer distance because while sitting back you may tend to occupy more place but by sitting front, you can able to accommodate more friends or family members.

Drive from a wheelchair:

This is more comfortable wheelchair accessible vehicles because it allows the people who are under wheelchair can sit in the driver seat and drive the car. It is more expensive wheelchair vehicles available in the market.  It will bring more luxury while traveling and allows you to ride the car independently which is the best thing. Hence it won’t require more space and you can able to accommodate more peoples.  

Transfer seat:

Another comfortable wheelchair accessible vehicle, transfer seat type allows the people to make a shift to the wheelchair to a normal seat after entering the vehicle. After shifting the wheelchair can be stored in the back side of the car.  It is also the expensive wheelchair accessible vehicle type but it brings more comfort to the person while traveling for long distance.

Apart from these types wheelchair accessible vehicles need a ramp or a lift and most of the vehicles needs to be added with these facilities or to be converted with these facilities in order to ensure the comfortability while traveling. Use these facilities in an effective way and enjoy your traveling.