Wheelchair Accessibility Now Showing on Google Maps

Wheelchair Accessibility Now Showing on Google Maps

Google Maps has recently started including information if a location is wheelchair accessible. With approximately 2.2 million people in the US dependent on a wheelchair, this is an add-on that is long overdue. Unfortunately, this information relies on user input, so not every place has the information (even if it is indeed accessible). All new buildings are required to be accessible, but older structures (prior […]

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Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corporation

Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corporation

Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corp Did you know that Cargo Equipment Corporation, known for their ratchet straps, lifting slings, and cargo supplies, is also a leading provider of wheelchair securement systems? At Cargo Equipment, we offer the two most popular brands in the wheelchair transport industry. Q’Straint and Sure-Lok are the industry leaders and provide high-quality products that make the job of transporting a […]

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How To Use Wheelchair Securement Systems

How To Use Wheelchair Securement Systems

Transporting Disabled Citizens According to United States Census Bureau, nearly one in five people have some form of disability. ¬†Out of this group, an estimated 1.6 million Americans use a wheelchair, not including those in assisted living institutions. ¬†There are a variety of different vehicles today that are capable of transporting people in wheelchairs, but many of these are not properly equipped with the hardware […]

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Why You Should Get Wheelchair Tie Downs

Why You Should Get Wheelchair Tie Downs

Wheelchair tie downsare a great way to secure a wheelchair into a vehicle without having to purchase a modified vehicle. Being in a wheelchair is already a difficult burden to bear. Getting in and out of vehicles can be very challenging as well. Additionally, if a wheelchair is not secure, then the disabled person can be thrown around. This can lead to significant damage or […]

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