Disabled travellers can face challenges when travelling by air, particularly when it comes to ensuring the safety and security of their mobility equipment. Improper handling by airport ground staff can result in damage, loss, or delays, which can impede travel plans and have physical, emotional and financial consequences. Increasing awareness among airport ground crews has therefore been deemed vitally important, and eFOLDi was delighted to participate in the launch of a new training initiative from the Department for Transport, aimed at promoting best practice within airline ground handling operations.
eFOLDi, the award-winning portable mobility specialist, has launched a new product labelling concept that uses QR barcode technology to support its growing network of mobility retailers and help drive best-practice for field training and product awareness.
As one of the UK’s top tourist destinations, London offers visitors with limited mobility a huge choice of attractions and sites to explore. But just how easy is it to navigate the capital as a mobility equipment user and what help is available?
Michael Aldridge from Mansfield was 'over the moon' to hear he had won a brand-new folding mobility scooter worth over £2,000, after his wife had entered him into a competition run by eFOLDi, the leading lightweight mobility equipment specialists.
With the steep rise in energy costs sending ripples through the world economy, it has led to what some commentators are calling, a ‘cost-of-living’ crisis. Yet, for many people living with mobility impairments, maintaining a suitable level of independence is fundamental to their quality of life and well-being. This means battery-powered devices like mobility scooters and power chairs can often be regarded as essential aids to help support the demands of everyday living. But, with energy bills increasing, what should consumers be considering when selecting their next mobility device, given the vast array of choices on offer and varying levels of total cost of ownership.
eFOLDi, home to one of the world's lightest, folding mobility scooters and power chairs, has announced a new commercial partnership with Allmobility Trading, a specialist supplier of mobility equipment based in Italy. The partnership arrangement focuses on the distribution of eFOLDi’s award-winning ‘Lite’ and ‘Power Chair’ models. Allmobility prides itself on offering a range of niche, high-end products via a national network of prominent dealerships and orthopaedic groups.
eFOLDi’s lightweight, folding powered wheelchair secured runners-up prize in the ‘Best-in-show’ award at Naidex, the flagship event for the disability community, at the NEC, Birmingham, 6-7th, July 2022. The award aims to seek out those products which have the most positive impact for disabled people.
Surrey-based, eFOLDi is aiming to support growing levels of demand for its lightweight, portable scooters and power chairs with the appointment of a new Business Development Manager to its UKI Sales Team. Robin Benson, joins eFOLDi, with over 20 years’ experience in business development, managing teams within the healthcare and medical devices industry.
eFOLDi, home to one of the world's lightest folding mobility scooters and power chairs has joined forces with a prominent Danish supplier of mobility equipment, Top Scooter Nordic, to help drive export expansion. Top Scooter Nordic distributes a range of high-quality mobility products through a network of local retailers across Denmark. The Danish mobility specialist will be focused on promoting and supporting eFOLDi’s award-winning ‘Lite’ and ‘Explorer’ folding mobility scooters as well as its folding ‘Power Chair’ model.
eFOLDi, home to one of the world's lightest folding mobility scooters and power chairs has entered into a new commercial partnership with Goodlife, one of Israel's leading retail suppliers of mobility equipment. The partnership arrangement focuses on the promotion of eFOLDi's award-winning 'Lite' scooter and 'Power Chair' products. Goodlife, which already operates the largest mobility showroom in Israel, expects to open a further four retail showrooms by 2023.
eFOLDi, home to one of the world's lightest folding mobility scooters and power chairs, successfully scooped this year's 'Naidex Innovation of the Year' award for its new 'Lite' folding travel scooter.
Efoldi's travel scooters and power chairs are proving to be a hit at the new Wheelfreedom showroom in Surrey.