As someone who has resided on wheels for most of my young life, looking up at the rest of the world has sometimes left me yearning for a bullhorn to shout, “Hello up there! Remember me way down here!”

Fortunately for chair dwellers, the development of a variety of standing and lifting wheelchairs in recent years is allowing us to upgrade to a bird’s eye view within a matter of seconds. Besides the higher vantage point,  standing wheelchairs have been p