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Mobility scooters must feature in DfT’s regulatory review

Vanessa Kovacevic Red Lodge Bury St Edmunds
12 April 2019
The laws governing mobility scooters should be reviewed as part of the DfT’s micromobility regulatory review, says Vanessa Kovacevic
The laws governing mobility scooters should be reviewed as part of the DfT’s micromobility regulatory review, says Vanessa Kovacevic

 

I read with interest of the DfT’s regulatory review regarding micromobility vehicles (‘Regulatory reviews to smooth way for new mobility products’ LTT 29 Mar). However, similar machines, in the form of mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs, have been around for years. In view of changing road conditions over time, a full review is really overdue.

There is nothing like losing the ability to walk much, if at all, to restrict someone’s ability to get out of their home...

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