Happy Anniversary, Handi-lift!

August 19, 2011 | By Karen Poch

Elevator World’s Annual Competition - Project of the Year - judges submissions from across the country on innovation, creativity; challenges overcome; installation technique; use of advanced technology; and overall quality of presentation. 

Just one year ago, Handi-lift showed the world (not just Elevator World) what they could accomplish by installing the New York City Subway’s first wheelchair accessible lift

This month, Handi-lift founder, Douglas Boydston is featured in Elevator World’s Magazine of International Building Transportation Industry, sharing in-depth details of the unrivaled work. 

Read more about the future of metro accessibility and plan your own visit to see the wheelchair lift on the 44th street and 8th avenue subway line.

Author Bio

As a former educator for students with severe developmental disabilities, Karen Poch has a special passion for disability awareness and equality. She is proud to be a contributing blog writer for Handi-Lift, an organization whose shared mission is Accessibility with Dignity.