Handicap Driving Aids FAQ
Vantage Mobility International offers a wide variety of disability driving devices for the wheelchair accessible vehicles we offer. In addition, VMI mobility vans are compatible with almost every kind of accessory on the market.
What Accessories are Available for my Wheelchair Accessible Van?
VMI offers a wide variety of accessories for our mobility van conversions. Not only do we have Ricon transfer seats available for installation through our mobility dealer network, virtually any handicap driving modification on the market can be utilized in a VMI handicap vehicle.
Can I Drive from my Chair or do I need a Transfer Seat?
You should first consult with your Physician, Occupational Therapist or Physical Therapist with any handicap driving questions. There is also a great web site you can view for information on driving with a disability, which is the Association of Driver Rehabilitation Specialists. VMI carries the Ricon Power Transfer Seat which assists people, who are able to drive, to transfer from their scooter/wheelchair to the drivers seat.
Do Disabled Hand Controls Work in VMI Wheelchair Vans?
Yes. Almost every kind of hand control on the market will work in a VMI handicap van conversion, both for full size van models as well as minivans.
What Other Kinds of Accessories Does VMI Offer?
There is a great variety of accessories for mobility vans and vehicles that are compatable with VMI wheelchair accessible vehicles. Power door operators from Ricon make it possible to independently drive a full size handicap van. In addition, almost any kind of handicapped driving control or device can be paired with VMI mobility vans. Contact your local VMI mobility dealers for more information.