TITLE

STANDARDIZATION--What Is it Doing for YOU?

AUTHOR(S)
Axelson, Peter; Frey, Paula
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
PN;Nov2006, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts of Beneficial Designs Inc. in Minden, Nevada to improve adaptive equipment standards and mobility-aid of people with disabilities. Paralyzed Veterans of America also supported the developments of standards which aimed to manufacture and design several power wheelchairs, seating standards and adaptive sports equipment. They develop standards which apply to power wheelchairs which include braking, dynamic stability and climatic testing.
ACCESSION #
22850237

 

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