BraunAbility, Permobil join forces to improve lives

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

WINAMAC, Ind. – BraunAbility and Permobil have partnered on a research project to improve the interface between wheelchairs and wheelchair accessible vehicles. The two organizations will collaborate on technical research and engineering with the ultimate goal of increasing independence and improving the total mobility experience for individuals with physical disabilities. “Individually our brands have contributed huge advancements in mobility over our long histories,” said Nick Gutwein, CEO of BraunAbility. “Now our paths have converged, and we are confident the result will be technology that empowers our customers with unprecedented freedom and the autonomy to more fully experience and enjoy life.” BraunAbility and Permobil are sister companies owned by parent company Investor AB.