Mall Survival Guide: 10 Shopping Tips For Wheelchair Users
Shopping in a wheelchair presents with a number of difficulties. It's often harder to maneuver around crowds and clothing racks, rolling down narrow aisles can be a struggle, and complications can arise at the checkout counter. An estimated 2.2 million people in the United States use a wheelchair for mobility and to accomplish day-to-day tasks, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. If you use a wheelchair to shop, follow these tips to make your trip to the mall easy and painless.