Mobility Scooter Owners — Are You Getting Enough Exercise?

With so many people riding mobility scooters and missing out on exercise I thought I would do a search on what types of exercises we could do sitting in a chair. I ran into this resource at the Applied Taiji website AppliedTaiji.com about wheelchair Tai Chi, that I thought would also be good for mobility […]

Do You Need a Mobility Scooter Ramp to Get Scooter In/Out of House?

Checkout our Mobility Scooter Ramps page that shows the more popular ramps and where to use them.

Are You Thinking of Mobility Scooter Travel By Air?

Have you been limiting your air travel due to a mobility impairment? These days there are laws that protect you as a disabled person to ensure you get appropriate service for your mobility needs while traveling, so people with mobility impairments are traveling like never before. Airlines are setup to provide you with support service […]

Are You Thinking of Traveling by Transit Buses With Your Mobility Scooter?

A Few Important Facts You Need to Know Before Riding  a Transit Bus With Your Electric Mobility Scooter 1. There are limitations on how big & wide your mobility scooter can be in order to fit on the bus. 2. It is your responsibility to ensure your mobility scooter is secured properly when you enter […]

Are You Aware of The Advantages of Buying a Mobility Scooter Online?

People are buying all sorts of products from the Internet these days, from barbecues to automobiles and mobility scooters too.  So why not buy your mobility scooter or power wheelchair online? Pros/Cons of Buying Mobility Scooter Online Pros You can choose the best brand, and not be limited by one or two brands your local […]

Beware of Mobility Scooter Store Refund Policies

Recently I read a story about an elderly man who bought his 80 yr old wife a mobility scooter for Christmas.  His wife dreamed of riding a mobility scooter on the seafront on Christmas Day.  She died a day before Christmas.  Her husband was devastated.  When he went to return the brand new scooter the […]

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  • Charged with Mobility Scooter Drinking & Driving

    Charged with Mobility Scooter Drinking & Driving

    NOBODY can run from the law, or even scoot from it as Stanthorpe police proved this week when they charged a 69-year-old man for allegedly drink driving while on his mobility scooter.

    Acting on information from the public last Thursday afternoon, officers located and breath tested the man driving his mobility scooter near Woolworths Plaza.

  • Happy Ending - Mobility Scooter Story

    Happy Ending – Mobility Scooter Story

    Some months ago Martin, a well known resident of La Siesta, who is also a disabled widower, was seen trying to make his way to the medical centre in La Siesta by means of an electric wheel chair, not meant for road use at all, and should he hit any obstacle or rough patch in the road, would have been catapulted out on to the road.
    It was a terrible accident waiting to happen. When Martin was asked why he was using the chair, he said his mobility scooter was beyond repair and he had no other means to get to the doctor or to the shop for food, or just to leave the house at all.

  • Amazing New Power Wheel Chair Only 36 KG -- Trekinetic GTE

    Amazing New Power Wheel Chair Only 36 KG — Trekinetic GTE

    Trekinetic GTE (power chair)

    The GTE is the first off road and everyday power chair that you can fit into virtually any car. It’s also one of the lightest in the world at 36kg all up*

    Therefore you don’t need to have a converted vehicle in which to transport it. This not only saves significant cost, but offers more lifestyle choices, especially with family and friends.

  • Tips to Staying Safe in Your Mobility Scooter in the UK

    Tips to Staying Safe in Your Mobility Scooter in the UK

    The Essential Guide to Staying Safe in Your Mobility Scooter in The UK The modern mobility scooter is equipped with an array of safety features, all designed to keep the user out of harm’s way whilst out and about. However, that does not mean that extra care and precautions aren’t required. Whether you take your […]

  • Mobility scooter trainer's concern over rise in accidents

    Mobility scooter trainer’s concern over rise in accidents

    Mobility scooter trainer’s concern over rise in accidents – The Northern Echo Mobility scooter trainer’s concern over rise in accidents 4:31pm Wednesday 27th February 2013 in News Dan Hillerby of Northallerton Shopmobility is calling for greater testing and regulation of mobility scooters. A MOBILITY scooter trainer has backed calls for tests to determine who should […]

  • Coroner calls for laws to govern mobility scooters after death of Bedale man, 85

    Coroner calls for laws to govern mobility scooters after death of Bedale man, 85

    Coroner calls for laws to govern mobility scooters after death of Bedale man, 85 12:00am Wednesday 27th February 2013 in News By Janet Gleeson MOBILITY scooter users should have to pass a test before they are allowed out in public, a coroner said at the inquest of a pensioner with serious sight problems killed when […]

  • Mobility rule angers cruisers

    Mobility rule angers cruisers

    Mobility rule angers cruisers – Telegraph.co.uk Past passengers who use scooters claim the policy is discriminatory as it forces them to book more expensive accommodation. Collapsible wheelchairs can be stored inside any cabin, but passengers who use a scooter can only book a disabled cabin, which has a wider door, suite or mini-suite. One regular […]

  • Mobility scooter offences on rise

    Mobility scooter offences on rise

    Anti-social mobility scooter incidents in Dorset rise – BBC News Anti-social incidents involving mobility scooters have risen by nearly 60% in the last three years in Dorset, figures obtained by the BBC have shown. There were 31 incidents in the year between 31 January 2010-11, 40 in 2011-12 and 53 in 2012-13. PC Dave Williams, […]

  • Mobility scooter winner revealed

    Mobility scooter winner revealed

    Mobility scooter winner revealed – Voxy Thursday, 18 April, 2013 – 13:18 It’s not often a competition can truly change someone’s life but for local Hastings resident Gwen Nash, dtr’s mobility scooter competition has done just that. Gwen has limited mobility after having an amputation last November, and although she has a wheelchair to get […]

  • Viewpoints: Two views of Medicare equipment bidding changes; High Court case may impact FDA approval process

    Viewpoints: Two views of Medicare equipment bidding changes; High Court case may impact FDA approval process

    USA Today: Medicare Bidding Competition In Danger: Our View In 2010, Medicare spent more than $14 billion on oxygen devices, mobility scooters, diabetes test strips and other “durable medical equipment” and supplies that patients use at home. For taxpayers, and for beneficiaries with a 20% co-pay, that was about $5 billion too much. Everyone overpaid […]

  • Mobility scooter trainer's concern over rise in accidents

    Mobility scooter trainer’s concern over rise in accidents

    Mobility scooter trainer’s concern over rise in accidents 4:31pm Wednesday 27th February 2013 in News Dan Hillerby of Northallerton Shopmobility is calling for greater testing and regulation of mobility scooters. A MOBILITY scooter trainer has backed calls for tests to determine who should be allowed to use them, following the death of one of his […]

  • War hero is stranded on mobility scooter

    War hero is stranded on mobility scooter

    War hero is stranded on mobility scooter – The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald War hero is stranded on mobility scooter 1:13pm Thursday 14th February 2013 in News Wilfred Davison on his mobility scooter, none the worse for his adventure WAR hero Wilfred Davis-on, who faced enemy tanks at the Battle of the Bulge during the […]

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