Accessibility & Travel


Uber Allegations: Does the Trendy Transport Company Discriminate Against Riders with Disabilities?

Current lawsuits say some drivers have denied rides and been abusive to potential customers.

Toyota App Locates Accessible Restrooms in Japan

Dreaming of the California Coast? Check Out this Online Travel Guide

Guide includes accessibility features for more than 160 locations

Travel & Adventure

Travel & Adventure

Exploring new horizons in a wheelchair can sometimes be tougher than it should be. Here are some resources for you to be informed about your rights as a traveler.

NYC Transportation Authority Adds Nearly 150 MV-1 Vehicles to Paratransit Fleet

About 20 percent of city's paratransit fleet is now wheelchair accessible, Mobility Ventures says.

NSM Austin Helps High Schoolers Roll a Mile in Classmate's Shoes

Archer Hadley's project raises funds to install accessible doors and raises awareness of accessibility issues.

High School Student Helps Classmates Roll a Mile in His Shoes

Wheelchair Challenge raises funds to purchase accessible doors while teaching kids about life in a wheelchair.

New Roadside Assistance Program Will Support MobilityWorks Consumers

Services includes towing and flat-tire repair, but also accessible vehicles to give stranded wheelchair users a lift.

MV-1 U.S. Dealerships Surpass 100 Mark

Manufacturer introduced luxury model earlier this summer.

Future Housing & Transportation Uncertain for Older Americans

New Harvard/AARP report singles out younger Baby Boomers for special concern.

AbleRoad App Seeks Roving Reporters

Reviews of public venues -- accessible or not -- are available for travelers before they hit the road.

West Coast Customs Raptor Yields $250,000 for MobilityWorks Foundation

Customized Ford truck is auctioned off in Dallas for veterans' fund.

WIL Car

What It's Like...

Choosing the Right Car

Here's how TiLite VP Josh Anderson chose and adapted his new ride.

Bert Burns

What It's Like...

Bladder & Bowel Management in a Busy Day

Bert Berns & Rolling Through Life

NMEDA Accepting Entries for "Local Heroes" Contest

Four “Local Hereos” will win a wheelchair accessible vehicle tailored to their needs as part of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association’s (NMEDA) annual contest.

Mobility Ventures Announces Inaugural List of Dealers

MV-1 manufacturer says it's on schedule for March vehicle deliveries to dealers.