UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

Travel

Air Travel & the TSA – What You Need to Know for Your Next Trip
This one-hour webinar program provides information on the various programs and services of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to support travelers with disabilities. National Spinal Cord Injury Association Webinar Archive

Go up in the escalator
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

Go up in the escalator
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

Ride Amtrak in a Wheelchair
“How To” video from the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Secondary Conditions in the Rehabilitation of Individual with Spinal Cord Injury

Travel after Spinal Cord Injury: Finding Your Comfort Zone
Three individuals with spinal cord injuries talk about traveling with a spinal cord injury and share tips for making travel successful and fun. This is an educational video program of a forum for persons with SCI and their friends, family members and caregivers. Forums are offered by the Northwest Regional Spinal Cord Injury System (NWRSCIS).  Presented on March 8, 2011.

Be Active after SCI
This is an article from the SCI Update Newsletter published by the Northwest Regional Spinal Cord Injury System (NWRSCIS). (Fall 2009)

Travel and Transportation
A chapter from the Spinal Cord Injury Patient – Family Teaching Manual published by the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley (RSCICDV) at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Spanish

Community Mobility Part 2
“A Day in the Life” video on the application and demonstration of using public transit and taxi cabs. What to expect, what is expected of the rider and the driver. Produced by the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley (RSCICDV) at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Magee Rehabilitation Hospital.

Able to Travel
Addresses the common headaches travelers with disabilities encounter when using travel agencies unfamiliar with booking accessible, including air travel, transportation, cruises, tours and excursions, hotel accommodations, and access to vital medical equipment. A program of United Spinal Association.