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Q Notes is a blog that focuses on important issues and ideas affecting wheelchair and power chair users today. We talk with Quantum users and share their experiences and opinions on key issues. Do you have an idea for a blog post? Email us at marketing@pridemobility.com.

Disaster Preparedness for Power Wheelchair Users

Monday, August 20, 2018

As a power wheelchair user, do you know what to do in an emergency? Do you have a plan or survival kit? Are there people who can help you during a disaster? If you answered ‘no’ to any of these questions, it may be time to start thinking about what your needs would be during an  … read more »



Dating in a Wheelchair 101

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The dating world isn’t always easy. Dating with a disability adds another layer to the already complicated task of finding love. Whether you prefer to hit the bar scene or use online dating apps, questions about your disability will come up. Although now happily married, Quantum Consumer  … read more »



Flight Risk: Flying with a Power Chair

Thursday, May 24, 2018

From vacations to business trips, people with disabilities travel every day, all over the world. The U.S. Department of Transportation enforces the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA), a law that makes it illegal for airlines to discriminate against a passenger with a disability. The ACAA applies to all  … read more »



Today’s Wheelchair Life: The Good, the Bad, and the Un-accessible

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

It’s been 28 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed by Congress. The United States has come a long way in addressing the needs of those with disabilities. Yet, for some, like Alison Chancellor and Kiel Eigen, the struggle for equality persists in other  … read more »



Where Kids can be Kids

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

By Kiel Eigen, Quantum Consumer Advocate
"You think the only people who are people are the people who look and think like you. But if you walk the footsteps of a stranger, you'll learn things you never knew you knew." The Center for Courageous Kids is a not for profit  … read more »



Driving a vehicle with paralysis

Monday, February 27, 2017

By Kiel Eigen, Quantum Consumer Advocate
There is a plethora of stigmas that come along with being paralyzed. Still, 10 years post-injury, people who find out I drive are both surprised and confused. Look, just because I can’t use my legs doesn’t mean I can’t drive a vehicle. It’s really not as complex as people  … read more »



For every dark night comes a brighter day

Friday, December 30, 2016

By Kiel Eigen, Quantum Consumer Advocate
One of my grandfather’s great lessons in life was to always make the best out of every situation -- for every dark night comes a brighter day – and I regularly apply that to any situation I come across, including my spinal cord  … read more »



Hi, my name’s Kiel

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

By Kiel Eigen, Quantum Consumer Advocate
When faced with adversity would you rise to the occasion, or throw in the towel? A decade ago, one play would change my life forever. In 2006, I had broken my neck playing on my schools freshman football team. That game has still left me  … read more »



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