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The NHTSA’s National Center for Statistics and Analysis (NCSA) examined data over 10 years ago and found about 2,294 injuries/deaths occurred to individuals in wheelchairs in motor vehicles between 1991-1995 as a result of improper securement (lack of attaching all 4 tie-down straps) of occupied wheelchair in vehicle. One study reported a 45 time higher injury rate for occupants in wheeled mobility in motor vehicles compared to the general population seated in vehicle seat within a 100,000 mile period.  Click here to read more . . .

 

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