Equipment supplier looks to help more people get outdoors confidently using award-winning assistive technology
Equipment supplier TGA mobility launched its award-winning WHILL F powerchair and Zest S mobility scooter to a wide range of healthcare professionals at Naidex on the 6 and 7 July.
NEC visitors had the opportunity to see and test drive all of its scooter and wheelchair range on the popular Naidex mobility test track, provided by TGA. The test track is an enjoyable way for visitors to safely try products over various surfaces with guidance from expert advisors.
Proving popular on the test track with many visitors looking for the latest technologies that helps to provide independence, the design of the new WHILL F and Zest S, which launched at Naidex, encourages users to be spontaneous and free, the WHILL range has been described by users as ‘life changing’.
The WHILL F folds up for easy carriage on buses, trains, and planes or in the boot of a car or taxi. The controls are effortless to use and the removable battery is lightweight at only 6lbs. Like the WHILL C2 device, WHILL F has connectivity so the device can be remotely controlled via a smartphone app.
Visitors to the TGA test track also put WHILL F through its paces along with the Zest S.
The new 4-wheel Zest S is an adaptable choice for those who prefer moving around on a scooter either in town or in the countryside. It is the latest upgraded model to be added to the Zest family, combining transportability with a smooth and stable ride.
The Zest S is an inclusive solution designed for users with all types of lifestyles, the lightweight scooter comfortably suites larger users and is suitable for people of all sizes. The device provides choice in driving position and dismantles for the car boot, it includes easier-to-use controls, USB socket and suspension.
As a busy TGA stand closed, Daniel Stone, TGA Managing Director, commented: “For us, the last two days have all been about enabling people.
“Whether listening to end users or talking to the trade, we have remained focused on what we do best – providing the right solution for the best outcome.
“Our all-embracing culture has once again been reflected in our latest two products and we now look to build on our success at Naidex by helping more people get outdoors confidently.”