Choosing the Right Mobility Scooter

Which Mobility Scooter is Right for You?

When you are looking to make the right decisions to help you with your mobility, one of the key things to consider here is how you are going to be getting around.

Fortunately, with the specialist expertise of mobility shops like Pearce Bros, advice is easy to hand, and we are only too happy to help and guide you through the process of finding exactly the right equipment for you.

Here is our quick guide to mobility scooters, have a read and then contact us for further assistance.

What is a Mobility Scooter?

A mobility scooter is a type of scooter that is specifically designed to help ensure that people with limited mobility are able to get around.

Mobility scooters are essential for helping you to ensure that you can get around and giving you freedom in your personal life.

Many people opt to go for a mobility scooter rather than a car, because of the more accessible nature of a scooter, as well as the fact that they tend to be more affordable as well.

Now, when you are looking at trying to find the perfect mobility scooter for you, there are a number of factors you have to make sure you account for moving forward.

Understanding what a mobility scooter is and how it works can help significantly when it comes to making the most of this.

One of the key things to keep in mind is making sure you are aware that you cannot drive a mobility scooter on the road, unless there is no footpath. These scooters reach a top speed of less than 5mph, so they should only be used in the right areas.

Why You Need One

There are plenty of reasons why you might need a mobility scooter, and the most obvious one is to combat a lack of mobility.

They provide you with better independent living and more opportunities to get around, and see and do things. You have so much to consider if you are looking to choose the perfect mobility scooter, and this can make a huge difference to your life in general and your well-being.

Mobility scooters are a key way of being able to get from one place to another, and they also save you money on having to shell out for public transport or buy a car. These are an excellent way of helping to achieve this, and there are a lot of elements that can help you to make the most of this moving forward right now.

Features to Look For

  • Basket & Storage

Of course, the whole point of a mobility scooter is that it is supposed to be useful. In order for this to be the case, it has to fulfil certain requirements, one of which is storage. You have to provide plenty of storage options and facilities that are going to help you achieve this, and this is why it is so important to choose a mobility scooter that has a basket and other storage present.

  • Lights

Lights are also an essential component of any mobility scooter, and it is important that you have lights and indicators in order that people are aware of your movements. Try to make sure you choose a scooter that has the best lights and indicators on it, and this is something you need to make the most of moving forward.

  • Safety features

Try to do the best you can to choose a scooter that has the best safety features, and there are a lot of things that play a part in helping you to achieve this. Making sure you are safe and secure on your scooter is really important, and this is one of the key features you need to look at when you are trying to make your choice.

Pearce Bros Mobility Scooters

Pearce Bros offers an excellent range of wonderful scooters and is one of the leading Bristol mobility shops on the market. There are so many different options you can choose from, and these are some of the best Pearce Bros mobility scooter options on the market.

  • Pavement Scooters

Pavement scooters are designed with the pavement in mind, and this means they are typically available in an array of different sizes and designs. Among the three offered by Pearce Bros there is the Colt Plus, the Komfy 4, and the Super 4. Each is slightly different in size and design, and each comes with a great array of different features.

  • Road Scooters

There are 8 road scooters to choose from here, and these are specifically modified to be able to travel on the roads. They are a little faster and more robust than their counterparts, and they include models such as the Vector, the Colt Deluxe 2.0, and the Maxer.

  • Travel Scooters

Travel scooters are all the rage these days, and they provide a really important and effective option for being able to travel with portable scooters as much as possible. There are so many different models to choose from here, including the Minimo Auto Fold, Apex Light, and Mini Comfort.

As you can see, there are so many great reasons why you should be considering a mobility scooter, not to mention the number of different options that are available on the market.

Contact Pearce Bros Mobility today for our jargon-free advice in finding the right mobility scooter for you. We are based in Bristol and deliver throughout the South West and South Wales.

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