How to Travel with Your Mobility Scooter

Can you charge your mobility scooter in another country? A practical guide to device management abroad The bellhop swipes the key card and you and your travel partner tumble into your Parisian suite overlooking the River Seine. The open window lets in a cool summer breeze and noise from the streets below. It’s everything youContinue reading “How to Travel with Your Mobility Scooter”

3-Wheel vs. 4-Wheel Scooter

What’s the difference between a 3-wheel and 4-wheel mobility scooter? It comes down to three key distinctions And no, one of them is not price. In fact, Pride Mobility’s 3-wheel and 4-wheel mobility scooters are pretty comparable when it comes to price, even for the same models. So if you’re in the market for aContinue reading “3-Wheel vs. 4-Wheel Scooter”

Mobility Scooter Winter Storage Tips

Fear of traveling with your mobility device is real and valid. Sometimes they aren’t handled with care and get broken during a flight. Sometimes accidents happen, leaving wheelchair and mobility scooter users stranded without a way to get around. For this reason and others, snowbirds who use a mobility scooter don’t always want to bringContinue reading “Mobility Scooter Winter Storage Tips”

Are Mobility Scooters Covered by Insurance?

One of the biggest questions you may have is “how do I pay for a mobility scooter?” You are not alone. Thousands of people who are taking their first step toward increased mobility share the same concerns. We hope to make it a little easier to weigh your options by providing you with additional information.Continue reading “Are Mobility Scooters Covered by Insurance?”

Why Buy a Portable Electric Scooter

Buying a mobility scooter is one of the best investments you can make toward a more mobile and independent lifestyle. With so many electric scooters on the market, how do you know which one is right for you? First, we suggest taking a look at your way of life. If you are always on theContinue reading “Why Buy a Portable Electric Scooter”

How do You Get New Mobility Scooter Batteries

While many batteries are rechargeable, eventually, they may need to be replaced and mobility scooter batteries are no exception. Where do you begin? Typically, you can contact the original provider of your mobility scooter to order replacement parts, however, if you received the scooter as a gift, or purchased it from a third party, youContinue reading “How do You Get New Mobility Scooter Batteries”

How to Clean Your Mobility Scooter

Electric scooters are sophisticated pieces of equipment. In order to ensure that your mobility scooter gives you trouble-free performance, it requires routine maintenance checks. While you can perform some of these checks yourself, you may need to schedule some inspections and maintenance checks with your provider. Use a damp cloth to clean the plastic andContinue reading “How to Clean Your Mobility Scooter”

Can My Mobility Scooter Get Wet?

You’re out shopping and enjoying the weather on a nice day but suddenly the clouds roll in, raining on your parade. No matter how often you check the weather, it is still both unpredictable and uncontrollable. Sometimes you can’t cancel or reschedule your plans for the day. While planning can be helpful, it won’t alwaysContinue reading “Can My Mobility Scooter Get Wet?”

Mobility Scooter vs. Power Wheelchair

When considering purchasing a scooter or a power chair, you might have a lot of questions. There are many differences between motorized scooters and electric wheelchairs. By understanding these distinctions, you will be able to choose which mobility product is right for your needs. One of the biggest differences between a scooter and a power chairContinue reading “Mobility Scooter vs. Power Wheelchair”

Are Scooter Batteries Covered by Insurance?

If you use a mobility scooter, you are probably wondering if the batteries for your scooter are covered by insurance. When your scooter needs new batteries, we recommend contacting your insurance to find out what may be covered. If your electric scooter is prescribed by a doctor, your scooter may be considered medical equipment. Medicare PartContinue reading “Are Scooter Batteries Covered by Insurance?”