In its recent newsletter, ElkeIn, the umbrella organization for people with a physical disability, mental disability or chronic illness, draws attention to the new Code for Safe Transport for Wheelchairs: “The Code for Safe Transport for Wheelchairs no longer states that only chairs with an ISO certification are safe. can be transported. This is in theory
The transport of people who use a wheelchair must of course be done safely. The driver's consideration of whether safe transport is possible for his passenger is finally given a more important status. In order to also be able to safely transport those passengers who, due to the nature of their disability or the design of their wheelchair, do not have a certified wheelchair.
In the case of school transport, taxi transport is issued according to European tender. A striking feature of all these tenders is the value assigned to the sustainability factor in the award. Fortunately, the municipalities still place quality and communication before sustainability, but in practice we often see that things go well.