What is a transport wheelchair?

Answer Transport wheelchairs are much lighter than a normal heavy duty wheelchair making them very convenient. They are also very durable and generally cheaper than other wheelchairs. In addition, they f... Read More »

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Job Description for a Wheelchair Transport Specialist?

Wheelchair transport specialists, or paratransit drivers, drive specially equipped vehicles for passengers with special needs. They work for public transportation systems, mass transit agencies and... Read More »

I need a wheelchair cover for a motorized wheelchair. any ideas where to buy one?

There are a number of retailers which offer them both online and in regular storefronts. Most often if you want to purchase locally, check for your Yellow Pages for a local medical supply store or... Read More »

How to Make a Dog Wheelchair out of a Regular Wheelchair?

Making a wheelchair from scratch for your large dog can be challenging for the novice builder, and buying him a new one can eat a hole in your pocket book. The good news is that if you have a giant... Read More »

As you prepare to manually transport an injured victim you realize you're the only individual physically able to transport the victim Since the victim is unconscious what carrying method do you use?

A "fireman's carry" is the recommended method if you can lift and carry the victim. Otherwise an improvised litter if this is practical. Any method is limited by the capabilities of the transportin... Read More »