Economy

Manufacture of stairlifts on the rise as boomers age

Ellen Degeneres showcases an Acorn Stairlift on her talk show - image courtesy of Ellen and Youtube
Posted on 1 May 2015 by Tim Brown
For the past half century, everyone knew that there would come a day when that baby boomer population would become seniors with special needs. The fear was always what these needs would do to the economy, but there is a whole other side to the issue and that is what those needs could do for an economy.