Many people have trouble walking and should consider mobility scooters in Burscough. The mobility scooter has a seat over three four or five wheels. It has a flat area for resting the feet and handlebars in different configurations for steering the vehicle. The seat is often able to swivel to allow easy access around the handlebars. Most mobility scooters are battery powered and these are stored on the scooter and charged via an on board or separate battery charger. The machine has forward and reverse direction along with a speed control mechanism. The machine may also contain other features such as a speed limiter, lighting controls and turn signals. It will normally also have a battery use indicator to let the rider know how much charge is left in the batteries.
We all age and in Burscough, mobility scooters can help to keep one independent for longer. It can be very trying having to ask people to shop for you and one wants to choose one’s own groceries or clothing. Having to rely on others for transport can make one feel like a nuisance. The machines have different configurations for the controls and disabled people can find a scooter to suit their individual needs. There are thumb paddles and finger controls or switches for both front wheel and rear wheel driven scooters. The front wheel drive scooter is usually a smaller device and is often best used indoors. It can usually carry between 77kg and 440kg depending on the model. The rear wheel drive scooter is used both in and out of doors with a rider weight capacity of 160kg There is a heavy duty rear wheel model which can carry up to around 230kg.
We cater for all types of mobility aids including mobility scooters in Burscough. Contact Elite Healthcare today or visit our showroom to see the wide range of mobility and daily living aids we supply. We provide our products to health care professionals as well as the general public We are a family owned and operated business with many years of experience in helping people stay independent. We have a qualified nursing professional and a Chiropody and Podiatry clinician to help you with your needs.