EXCLUSIVE: DIETZ Mobility UK to offer electric wheelchair range to Motability Scheme customers • THIIS Magazine

2022-06-25 00:30:45 By : Ms. Jacqueline Yang

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Powered wheelchair supplier DIETZ Mobility UK has confirmed that its SANGO Advanced and SANGO Slimline electric wheelchairs will be available to customers on the Motability Scheme for from 1st July 2022.

The Motability Scheme enables people to get mobile by exchanging their mobility allowance to lease a powered wheelchair, scooter or a car.

Newly rebranded DIETZ Mobility UK is the exclusive UK distributor of the DIETZ Power range of SANGO powered wheelchairs.

Available in either mid wheel drive, rear wheel drive or front wheel drive, the SANGO Advanced wheelchair offers a combination of great traction and comfort for outdoor use with a compact chassis size for tighter manoeuvres indoors.

The SANGO Slimline has the same components as the SANGO Advanced but with an ultra-compact chassis width of 51cm for the tightest of manoeuvres indoors combined with great traction and comfort for outdoor use.

Darren Legg, Managing Director of DIETZ Mobility UK, exclusively commented to THIIS: “We believe that Motability’s mission to support people with disabilities in achieving greater independence through access to affordable, worry free mobility really aligns with our own values.

“We are also very proud that we have been able to pass Motability’s stringent checks to become an accredited supplier to the scheme.”

“Our SANGO electric wheelchairs have proven themselves to be very robust, durable and easily readjusted to suit changes in different needs. This will align itself perfectly with the worry free mobility that both ourselves and Motability aim to offer.”

For existing dealers who are accredited on the scheme, the firm has stated that Mike Booker, Area Sales Manager for DIETZ Mobility UK, will be in touch shortly to go through the configurations, weekly allowance amounts and other relevant details.

Accredited dealers who have yet to see and try the SANGO wheelchairs can be visited by a representative from DIETZ Mobility UK who will demonstrate the chairs and provide details of what is on the scheme. Email info@dietz-mobility.co.uk to find out more.