FAQ

What are the electrical requirements for a Vertical Platform Lift?

Typically, a dedicated 15AMP or 20AMP service is required. Island Mediquip uses only licensed electricians who obtain electrical permits in each municipality.

I am building an accessible home. How do I obtain the specifications for the elevator shaft and the electrical requirements?

After our trained sales representative has assessed your requirements, we will provide a set of detailed specifications and drawings outlining the dimensions of the shaft, the pit depth & dimensions as well as the electrical requirements.

I am a recent bi-lateral amputee and would like to continue driving. What is the process for obtaining a drivers license with restrictions for modified driver controls?

Please refer to the article from The War Amps regarding the requirements - http://www.waramps.ca/pdf/english-site/ways-we-help/living-with-amputation/licence-to-drive.pdf