Silver Cross Mobility & Accessibility Equipment

By: Silver Cross  01-03-2016
Keywords: health care products, Wheelchair Lifts, Mobility Scooters

Accessibility and mobility products resource and installer network Founded in 1993 when the internet was just starting to become important in day-to-day life, Silver Cross built its roots as relationship company. It built partnerships with experienced dealers and installers of stair lifts, elevators and other mobility equipment in order to bridge the gap between the prospective customer and a pre-qualified, knowledgeable local dealer. Silver Cross built its first website by gathering all the manufacturer information in one place, by comparing information and building a knowledge base of resources to help consumers educate themselves about what is available and what might fit their needs. Unlike some other products, mobility products are not just about the features, they must fit a client’s health needs and perhaps the client’s home. There is a lot to consider in the decision process and the investment can be significant. But the right investment can bring amazing independence and freedom!

Keywords: Bath Lifts, health care products, Home Elevator, lift chairs, Medical Equipment Specialists, Mobility Scooters, platform lifts, power wheelchairs, Residential Elevators, stair lifts, Wheelchair Lifts

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Mobility Scooters

Mobility Scooter Types, Features and Maintenance Mobility scooters (or “scooters”) are designed for people who lack the strength or ability to walk or operate a manual wheelchair. They are battery powered and may have three or four wheels. Unlike power chairs, mobility scooters are steered by tillers. Pride GoGo Elite Plus 4 Wheel | Mobility Scooters | Silver Cross Types of Mobility Scooters There are three main types of mobility scooters: travel/portable, three-wheel and four-wheel.

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Vehicle Conversion

Vehicle Conversions A vehicle conversion modifies the original vehicle to accommodate a wheelchair or mobility device. The most popular conversions are done on minivans because they are the most spacious and affordable passenger vehicles. There are now some conversions done on sport utility vehicles.

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Home Elevators

Once only for the rich and famous, a home elevator is now an affordable luxury to make the home barrier free and convenient. Building a new home with a residential elevator can add value to the property by making it accessible to all and by easing everyday tasks like lugging laundry and groceries between floors.

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Wheelchair Lifts

Basic things to know about wheelchair lifts A wheelchair lift may also be referred to as a vertical platform lift (VPL), an inclined platform lift (IPL) or an accessibility lift or handicap lift. Types of Wheelchair Lifts Vertical Wheelchair Lifts and Inclined Wheelchair Lifts illustrations by Silver CrossWheelchair lifts for buildings are offered in two basic types: vertical platforms and inclined platforms.

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Stair Lifts

Stair lifts are motorized chairs that travel along a rail mounted to the treads of stairs. The rider should be able to get on and off the chair independently, or with assistance in the form of a walker or cane only. Typically, a stair lift is not a good solution for someone in a wheelchair.