MobilityWorks is the industry expert in building wheelchair accessible vans for your bus fleet.
Many schools are responsible for ensuring that children with special needs are safely transported on federally approved transportation provided by the school system. In cases where only one or two wheelchair occupied students need to be transported, a full-size commercial van equipped with a lift is much more affordable and economical to operate than a traditional school bus. With a wide variety of floor plans available to accommodate every need.
School Transportation Van Options
Ford E-Series van bodies (regular extended length E-250/E-350)
Side or rear entry wheelchair lifts
L-Track wheelchair tie-down systems
Raised roof options
Your choice of floorplans
Rear heat & AC, vented to headliner
Heavy duty exterior steps
Durable commercial-grade floor covering
Easy-care ABS plastic walls & headliner
Heavy-duty passenger seats; steel reinforced frames bolted to floor
Fully-integrated lap & shoulder belts
Why MobilityWorks for Your School Transport Vans? MobilityWorks has over 15 years of experience in engineering and
manufacturing ADA compliant ambulettes and wheelchair vans. Our vehicles feature
one piece plastic walls for ease of cleaning, which allows the vehicle
to stay new looking longer. We specialize in meeting
your school system needs by offering side or rear lifts, multiple wheelchair and
able-bodied seating, specialized floor plan options and
much more. The MobilityWorks engineering and manufacturing teams can build a vehicle to meet your specific transport needs. Van floorplan options .
Safety Recommendations All of our school transport vehicles and wheelchair vans are engineeredand manufactured with the highest quality standards, meeting or exceeding all federal regulations. Our experienced technicians are trained in all aspects of installing and servicing adaptive equipment, with strict adherence to quality assurance standards. MobilityWorks is also a proud participant in Ford’s FTQP program (Ford Truck Quality Program), which requires annual re-certification by Ford.
MobilityWorks goes to great lengths to make sure that all wheelchair restraint systems are properly installed. Our suppliers are quality manufacturers that are well respected throughout the mobility industry. We recommend that all transport drivers be trained in the proper positioning and securement of wheelchair occupants, following the guidelines provided by each restraint manufacturer.
Wheelchairs should be secured with fastening devices that are attached to the floor. Any occupied wheelchairs should be secured with 4-point tie-down devices. These tie-down systems should be designed to secure an adult male. The securement straps should attach to the frame of the wheelchair rather than to the wheels. Occupants needs to be secured to the wheelchair with a separate safety belt system.
Ordering a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle from MobilityWorks We make it easy for you to order by maintaining a pool of over 300 regular length and extended length vehiclechassis so that you do not have to purchase your vehicle prior to upfit. Our onsite bailment pool and Road Ready program ensures a quick turnaround for all your school van needs – for orders of one or many vehicles.
Call our toll-free line at 1-800-769-8267 or Send us an inquiry here.
School Transport Vans
MobilityWorks has over 15 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing ADA compliant ambulettes and wheelchair vans for commercial businesses.