TITLE

Not Much Fun

AUTHOR(S)
Chiesa, John
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
PN;Jun2005, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an anecdote from the article author's own life. When they moved into their house 17 years ago, they installed a platform lift so he could access the basement. It is a nice unit with a diamond-plate platform for him to roll the chair onto. One day in February he dropped off some wood in the basement and got on the lift to go back upstairs. When he got to the top and was halfway off the lift, the thing started back down the stairs. At this point, he had two options: to back up onto the platform and go back down with it, or to push forward and "jump" back onto the main floor, much like jumping a curb.
ACCESSION #
17126252

 

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