- Motorized Wheelchairs
... power obtained from overhead trolley wires. A motorized wheelchair or mobility scooter fits this definition and can be considered as a ... of the Act. However, this does not mean that all wheelchair users have to worry about drivers licenses and such. In section ...
DriveSmartBC - 2022/06/26 - 11:29 - 8 comments
- Motorized Wheelchair Users are Pedestrians
... power obtained from overhead trolley wires. A motorized wheelchair fits this definition and can be considered as a motor vehicle for ... of the Act. However, this does not mean that all wheelchair users have to worry about drivers licenses and such. In section ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/10/12 - 21:52 - 16 comments
- Q&A - Electric Wheelchair Collision
My mom was injured by a man riding in an electric wheelchair who was going too fast entering the James Bay Library. She was ... means a person afoot, or an invalid or child in a wheelchair or carriage; The Victoria Streets and Traffic Bylaw ... So, if a person with mobility issues uses an electric wheelchair to get around, they are a pedestrian and not required to have ...
DriveSmartBC - 2019/11/07 - 10:31 - 6 comments
- Do You Know Someone Who Should Not be Driving?
... that he's still para-gliding these days ... in his wheelchair. Is your eye-sight impaired in any way beyond available ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/01/17 - 14:42 - 26 comments
- Parking Permits for People with Disabilities
... area beside the space indicates room needed to deploy a wheelchair ramp needed to enter or exit the vehicle. Towing ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/10/12 - 11:40 - 6 comments
- INVESTIGATION - Motorized Wheelchair Collision
... the early evening of May 26, 2018 a person in a motorized wheelchair tried to cross the railroad tracks at Broadway Street in Chilliwack. During the crossing the rear caster wheels of the wheelchair dropped down into the flangeway (slot alongside the inside of the ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 0 comments
- Q&A - Cycle Lane Confusion in Kelowna
... seriously? I'm quite sure it wasn't designed to allow wheelchair users to leave the sidewalk and enter the cycle lane, eh? But it ... good at gramma too! Irregardless; it may indeed be for wheelchair users to enter the cycle lane. How do I know without the city ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/07/27 - 13:51 - 16 comments
- VIDEO - How to Shoulder Check
... province. Awesome guy, liked to go hangliding despite his wheelchair. I spent a week driving a Driver Training school car using only hand ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 11 comments
- Q&A - Handicap Equipment Security in Taxi
I often travel in a cab with my mother, who is in a wheelchair, and the safety straps let go twice. What should I do about this? ... for months, costing the owners some serious money. 99% of wheelchair taxis use Q'Straint wheelchair straps. Making a claim with ...
Anonymous - 2019/09/13 - 17:36 - 6 comments
- Operation of Unlicensed Motor Vehicles
... malls is a cussed old guy with an attitude in an electric wheelchair. Aside from the attitude, what about the ability to properly control ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/11/16 - 22:08 - 2 comments