Mar 03 2010

What is a mobility scooter?

Category: Medical Supplies


A mobility scooter offers similar functionality to a power wheelchair except it is designed to look more like a motor scooter. A mobility scooter consists of a base with either 3 or 4 wheels, a battery pack, a seat, a steering tiller and any additional accessories that may be included with your scooter, such as a horn or a basket.

Mobility scooters are typically used by disabled or elderly individuals to get around the house or even for a trip to the store. Many mobility scooters are designed to be transportable and can be disassembled and stored the trunk of a car. These are called travel scooters.

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