Upcoming Webinars | Spring 2017
April 20, 2017 – 10AM PDT | Transit Criteria for Mobility Products
Convaid | R82 offers a webinar on Transit Criteria for Mobility Products on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 10AM PDT. There is no fee to attend and registration is still open.
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 . .
May 4, 2017 – 10AM PDT | Learn about the NEW R82 Wombat Living
Convaid | R82 offers a webinar on the recently launched Wombat Living by R82, a best-in-class daily tilt-in-space activity chair, is an improved and updated version of the original Wombat, perfect for use at school, for reading, family activities and much more. The Wombat Living comes in three sizes, two fresh new colors, multiple configurations, and offers improved features and functions. Click here to read more and on the Register Now button to sign-up for the webinar.
June 22, 2017 – 10AM PDT | Equipment for the School Setting
Convaid | Missy Ball, PT, MT, ATP will present a webinar on Equipment for the School Setting on Thursday, June 22, 2017, 10AM PDT. The webinar will address the benefits of standing, independent mobility, and an active sitting posture in the context of a school setting. The webinar will explore equipment used in the school setting, including standers, walkers, gait trainers and activity chairs by Convaid | R82. The webinar is free to the public. All are invited to register by clicking on the adjoining icon. Click here to read more…
June 23, 2017 – 1PM PDT | NEW R82 Cricket!
Convaid | Join us to learn about our new fixed-tilt chair, the R82 Cricket, a lightweight and compact, easy-to-use wheelchair, developed with innovation, quality and comfort in mind. Cricket’s lightweight frame is one of the most compact on market. The frame is designed to support and ensure stability. Its 360° turnable front wheels ensure a smooth ride and makes it easy to steer. The puncture-proof wheels provides exceptional performance on all ground surfaces. Click here or on icon to register for upcoming webinar.
Evolution of Tilt-in-Space Wheelchairs
Learn about the historical developments that lead to present recline and tilt wheelchair design with a focus on manual frames. Distinctions in tilt-in-space versus recline systems, technical specifics in frame design and clinical application are discussed. R82 and Convaid products with tilt and recline features are explored with regard to clinical relevance. Click here to view webinar.
New Options and Upgrades for the Convaid Trekker
The Convaid Trekker is a popular pediatric tilt-in-space wheelchair that is now offered with new options and accessories for optimum positioning. Click here to view webinar.