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Effectiveness of some mobility aids under question

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Many mobility aids developed to navigate the community, including public transport, are unable to do so effectively, according to a recent study from Central Queensland University.

“The award of the Blue Label indicates that a mobility aid is able to enter, manoeuver and exit public transport. However, questions have been raised regarding the accuracy of the Blue Label measurements for people using powered mobility aids on buses,” she said.

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Source:
Kymberly Martin, 2019, Freedom2Live (https://www.freedom2live.com.au)

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