Electrically adjustable driver’s seat in modified car

– facilitates transfers between wheelchair and driver’s seat

Driver's seat rotated 90 degrees
Driver’s seat rotated 90 degrees

The user drives sitting in the driver’s seat, which can rotate. The driver’s seat is electrically adjustable. The chair can be moved forward and backward, raised and lowered, and rotate. The user transfers to and from the chair using a sliding board.

Made by
Permobil, now starmobility.se (last checked June 2020)

Paid for by
Swedish Social Insurance Agency

This tip is from 2013

User transfers to driver's seat
User transfers to driver’s seat

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Modified Chrysler minivan
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- enables a person with tetraplegia to drive a car.

Tipsare: Max

Max is studying. He lives by himself in an apartment. In 2002 he was injured and has a high tetraplegia (C5 incomplete with remaining sensitivity). He has personal assistance 13 hours a day.