Michael CollinsPeripherals are the components that make it possible for drivers with disabilities to ride in and operate adaptive vehicles. Downsizing, consolidations and ever-changing business models mean more and more European-made peripherals are being installed and distributed by mobility equipment dealers in the United States. The perfect example is the BraunAbility corporate group, which includes Autoadapt, Bruno, Unwin, Permobil and Foca-Braun, as well as other brands.

The availability of so many different types of accessories a