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New TGA Wheelchair Powerpack Plus proves popular at REHACARE 2014

In partnership with its Dutch distributor Preston Ability, TGA successfully debuted its new 32st capacity Wheelchair Powerpack Plus at RehaCare International (Hall 05, Stand D34, 24-27th September, Düsseldorf). The TGA Powerpack is first choice for leading healthcare providers, carers, distributors and disabled individuals worldwide looking for powered assistance to drive manual, attendant-controlled wheelchairs. Each reliable model has a lightweight yet robust design, ergonomic controls and compatibility with the majority of wheelchair types through an infinite range of UK manufactured fittings. This market-leading product has been totally designed and built in the UK for over 25 years and through decades...

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Mobility Networks Group achieves significant global success at RehaCare 2014

The Mobility Networks Group, a world-leading specialist in wheelchair accessible vehicle solutions, has successfully debuted at RehaCare International and exhibited the new FlexiRampTM for the Ford Tourneo Connect WAV in partnership with API of the Czech Republic. Mobility Networks launched in early 2014 to deliver a comprehensive portfolio of global products to the transport sector. This multinational organisation supplies wheelchair access lifts, ramps, lowered vehicle floors and further solutions to convertors and builders of buses, coaches, WAVs, PTS/ambulances, trams and trains. Mobility Networks provides a single source for solutions from the world’s best manufacturers and its recently opened German...

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Pride Mobility launch Apex Epic Mobility Scooter

The Apex Epic Mobility Scooter offers the manoeuvrability of a 4-wheel mobility scooter along with high-performance features like 36 volts of power, full suspension and a hydraulic sealed brake system. The Apex Epic features style and a wealth of standard luxury touches including a wraparound delta tiller and LED lighting, making it the ultimate outdoor scooter. Features: – full suspension for optimal handling – deluxe reclining high-back seat with headrest and sliders – enhanced tiller with wraparound handles and console – full LED-lighting package – 36 volt battery system with (3) 12 volt 55 AH batteries – two rearview...

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Classic Canes launches new trade catalogue

Walking stick specialists Classic Canes are celebrating their 32nd year in business with a new, 60-page trade catalogue.  Available now, the catalogue illustrates the 600-plus range of walking sticks, seat sticks and umbrellas, from everyday sticks to fine collectors’ canes. The product photography is interspersed with the stylish and eye-catching lifestyle photography for which Classic Canes is well known.  Managing Partner, Charlotte Gillan, explains: “For some people, walking sticks have negative connotations.  They imagine them as dreary symbols of infirmity, and do not appreciate what elegant and stylish accessories and gifts they can be.  Through imaginative lifestyle photography, we...

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One of the central issues of our times is how to deal with disabilities, care needs and lead a largely self-determined life in old age. This was impressively documented by the international trade fair REHACARE 2014, drawing to a close after four days on Saturday, 27th September. 51.250 trade visitors, people affected and dependants came to the Dusseldorf exhibition halls to learn from 902 exhibitors from 36 countries about innovative assistive technologies, gain new insights and exchange experiences. This means that the trade fair, which presents a comparable line-up of ranges every two years, registered a slight increase in...

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