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3 Reasons for Accidents with Wheelchairs that Might Surprise You (Technological Factors)

By Braze Mobility | 17 July 2023

Safety is a prevalent issue related to wheelchair use, with one study highlighting that 55% of wheelchair users reported experiencing at least one collision, and 17% reported experiencing two or more collisions within a three year period. You can read our earlier blog article on the prevalence of wheelchair collisions for additional statistics. Here is…

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Two VA therapists standing in front of a Veteran that's using a power wheelchair.

VA collaborates to improve safety of power wheelchair users

By Braze Mobility | 16 January 2023

Over 425 participants tuned in over two days to see 19 external health care innovators, entrepreneurs and start-ups pitch their early-stage solutions for the chance to collaborate at VA’s annual Innovation Experience, a collaboration challenge to find innovative ideas to solve VA’s biggest health care challenges. Gulf Coast VA completed its collaboration with Braze Mobility to…

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Logos of U.S. Rehab and Braze Mobility announcing their new partnership

U.S. Rehab Signs Partnership Agreement with Braze Mobility

By Braze Mobility | 10 June 2022

June 10, 2022 (Waterloo, Iowa) U.S. Rehab, a division of VGM & Associates, announced it has signed a partnership agreement with Braze Mobility Inc. to make the innovative Braze Blind Spot Sensors for wheelchairs available to its members nationwide.  Braze Mobility Inc. has created the world’s first blind spot sensors that can be added to any…

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Photo showing a U.S. Veteran wheelchair user navigating a indoor obstacle course, and a staff member kneeling to take a photo of the veteran.

Central Arkansas VA to be flagship for mobility safety program

By Braze Mobility | 1 June 2022

A snippet from the article written by Chris Counts at Kark.com: The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System is researching new ways to make wheelchairs and mobility chairs safer for Veterans. The organization is one of seven Veterans Health Administration sites, and the flagship site, in doing so. In a partnership with Braze Mobility, Inc., 20…

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Sunrise Medical partners with Braze Mobility in Canada

Innovative Braze Blind Spot Sensors for QUICKIE Users across Canada

By Braze Mobility | 9 February 2022

February 9, 2022Toronto, Ontario, Canada Officials at Braze Mobility Inc. and Sunrise Medical Canada announced their partnership today. This new collaboration will make Braze Mobility’s blind spot sensor technology available on the QUICKIE line of power wheelchairs. Braze Mobility Inc. has created the world’s first blind spot sensors that can be added to any manual…

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Numotion Partners with Braze Mobility as National Distributor

Numotion Partners with Braze Mobility Inc. as National Distributer

By Braze Mobility | 25 January 2022

Numotion announced an agreement with Braze Mobility Inc. to distribute the company’s blind spot sensors for wheelchairs. Brentwood, Tenn. (January 25, 2022) – Numotion, the nation’s leading and largest provider of products and services that provide mobility, health and personal independence is continuing its mission to bring innovative mobility products to people living with disabilities. The…

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