During the past few years, the length of hospitalization after disabling injuries or other serious problems like a stroke has been getting steadily shorter.
The ADA says Segways can be used in environments where power chairs are used, with some exceptions.
Hand controls have evolved, allowing people with higher injuries to be safe drivers.
There are accessibility guidelines available for virtually any feature to be found in a park, including parking, signage, walkways, playgrounds, parks programs and fishing piers.
Will the ADA put some sizzle back in Bob Pike's social life? Will his date's bowl of bisque be served by attentive staff in convivial surroundings, or will it be delivered in a paper carton at the front steps?
There are several options, available at prices comparable with adapted vans.
What's the deal with pool lifts at hotels and other public accommodations?