Wheelchairs & Mobility (119)

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WheelAir® Goes Live on Kickstarter

The WheelAir®, described as “the Dyson of the mobility industry,” is finally on the market. It is available for purchase with a variety of…

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In the balance - new wheelchair needs only 2 wheels

Perhaps the designers of this wheelchair started from the premise that – “4 wheels are expensive. Let’s see if we can do it with 2”. If so,…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Jul 28

Curve. The (potential) wheelchair of the future.

Artistic impulse   Recently I was sent a link to an article about the results of the Royal Society of Arts student design awards. This w…

Started by Tim Neill

0 Jun 22

WheelAir® Goes Live on Kickstarter

The WheelAir®, described as “the Dyson of the mobility industry,” is finally on the market. It is available for purchase with a variety of…

Started by bespoken Team

0 Jun 1

Availability of Public Transport for those with Disabilities

Hello My name is Tim Neil. I am a new volunteer for Blackwood and I'm looking to write a piece relating to opinions on the availability of…

Started by Tim Neill

0 Apr 24

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residents in supported living accommodation meet the team behind all terrain wheelchair ahead of exciting user test trial

One of the key motivations behind bespoken’s creation was to bridge the gap between designers and end users to work together and support on…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Mar 16

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Elektroscooter - stylish concept without a reality?

Futuristic… innovative… revolutionary… these are all words that are grossly overused. So let me be plain and honest with you - this wheelch…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Feb 9

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Freedom One Life - new rugged powerchair with long life battery set to undergo trials

High up in one of the taller buildings that dominate Glasgow, a great innovative dream is taking form. Alex Papanikolaou is an award winnin…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Jan 27

TGA Donates Solar Powered Supersport Mobility Scooter to Disabled Kenyan Beth for Freedom in Rural Africa

TGA, the UK’s leading mobility scooter specialist, has donated a solar powered Supersport to an African Children’s Charity so that disabled…

Started by bespoken Team

0 Dec 13, 2016

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stair climbing wheelchair that stands up on two wheels - is the iBOT due a come back?

It was 2 years ago almost to this very day that bespoken first shared the iBOT with its members. Discontinued in 2009 due to poor sales, th…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Nov 15, 2016

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Researchers in India are developing the first ever prototype of a Smart wheelchair that detects and avoids obstacles

I’ve heard quite often (and occasionally seen) from people who use a wheelchair about the common hazard created by obstacles. Bumping, scr…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Oct 28, 2016

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