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Common Problems With Mobility Scooters

A mobility scooter can be essential for your independence, which makes it even more frightening when a fault occurs,. It’s important to recognise the early indicators of a problem so that you can get it replaced or fixed at your next convenience. In this article, we explain some common problems with mobility scooters, and the […]

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Top 10 Mobility Scooters

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Nobody should live without their independence, and thanks to mobility scooters, stairlifts and recliner chairs — nobody has to. At Ideas in Action, our goal is to help everyone in Birmingham regain their independence. This is why we offer a range of mobility scooters to suit various requirements. You can view each of these scooters […]

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Guide to Choosing a Mobility Scooter

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Find the right scooter for you and regain your freedom. There are many different types of mobility scooter, each with their own advantages and disadvantages. This article will explain the different scooter classes and which type you should choose based on your needs. What are the different classes of scooter? Electric mobility scooters are classified […]

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How Do Mobility Scooters and Stairlifts Improve Long Term Health?

Mobility scooters and stairlifts do more than just facilitate travel. Both pieces of equipment offer benefits which directly or indirectly improve the long-term health of the user. The benefits of using a mobility scooter that improve long term health include: Increased accessibility Increased stability Improved sociability This article will explain how each of these benefits […]

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Mobility Scooters vs Electric Wheelchairs

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If you’re in the market for a mobility aid, it’s not always easy to know which one would be the right fit for you – a mobility scooter, or an electric wheelchair. In this article, Stechford Mobility will delineate the pros and cons of each, so you can make an informed decision regarding which aid […]

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Do I need mobility scooter insurance?

Do I need mobility scooter insurance? Mobility scooter insurance isn’t required by law, although we’d highly recommend it. Your scooter is a vital tool of independence and if you are living with mobility impairment, you’ll know that your scooter is indispensable. Therefore, insuring a scooter against the unthinkable is the only way to guarantee a […]

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Do I need to tax my mobility scooter?

Do I need to tax my mobility scooter? It’s a very common query. Thankfully, the experts at Stechford Mobility are here to answer all of your mobility related questions.   Do I need to tax my Mobility scooter? No, you absolutely do not need to tax your mobility scooter. Even if the front of it […]

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Confusion and Anger Over Proposed Mobility Scooter Pavement Ban

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Mobility scooters have long been an effective and vital form of transport for many people with disabilities and mobility issues throughout the country. Scooters are a great way of maintaining your independence and free movement, but they have recently been placed under scrutiny following a London council’s controversial proposal to ban them from the pavement. […]

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Shopmobility Service in Birmingham To End in March 2016

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Late last year the Access Committee for Birmingham announced the closure of the city’s Shopmobility Service in March 2016. What is the Shopmobility service? The shopmobility service in Birmingham provides West Midlands residents with the means to access mobility equipment when in the city centre. The service provides wheelchairs, mobility scooters, subsidised parking and radar […]

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