Wheechair Adapted Cars Redditch
Wheelchair adapted vehicles are an most often referred to as ‘Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles’. These are special cars built/converted to carry passengers whilst remaining in their wheelchair. Many of the wheelchair adapted cars Redditch are also designed to help those who wish to drive from a wheelchair. Derived from standard car models (such as a Renault Kangoo or Fiat Doblo), WAVs are integrated with modern features such as special seatbelts to secure wheelchair passengers, built-in ramp, special aid for entrance and exit, lifts to carry wheelchairs, wheelchair tie-downs, and many more. All WAVs come with ample space for one or more passengers, wheelchair user, and driver. Some of the models are available with more number of seats to help you travel with many other passengers. You can even find a model that accommodates more than one wheelchair.
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A standard adapted car is categorised into two types:
Passenger accessible car:
The vehicle is designed to allow one or many passenger(s) to be seated in their wheelchair. Travelling as a passenger in an adapted vehicle Redditch will allow you to sit on your wheelchair behind the front seats. Some models also allow passengers sit next to the driver
Drive from wheelchair vehicle:
These vehicles allow wheelchair users to drive while being seated in a wheelchair. The WAV comes equipped with custom controls and special to help one drive independently – access is often from the back/rear straight upto the drivers position.
What’s special about these WAV’s?
A standard car or van is converted into WAV by a professional company. This is to ensure that a wheelchair user can travel inside the vehicle or drive it while being seated in a wheelchair. These vehicles are manufactured by popular players in the automobile industry such as Fiat, Vauxhall, Fiat, Renault, and Peugeot. Special attention is paid to ensure easy access to the wheelchair user. Ample space is created to allow the passenger/driver to remain in their wheelchair while travelling. WAVs have:
A high roof OR A lowered floor
This depends on the model you select. Both have their own benefits and drawbacks. It is crucial to consider the pros and cons carefully before buying one.
WAVs don’t have to be boring. You can get these vehicles in beautiful colors and designs. The interiors can be equipped with modern amenities and hi-tech features as per your requirements.
Redditch is an amazing town and a local government district in north-eastern part of Worcestershire, England. This beautiful place is about 15 miles (24 km) from southern Birmingham. The history of Redditch is dates back to the 12th century. In the year 2005, the recorded population was of 79,216. The town became the international centre for the expansive needle and fishing tackle industry in the 19th century. It is surprising but true that at one point about 90 per cent of the world’s needles were manufactured in the town! (visit Forge Mill Museum Redditch) During the 1960s, Redditch became a representation for modern town planning.