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The collective wisdom of over one thousand six hundred disabled and older people helps us review, compare and rate products and services
Read our unbiased reviews, information and guidance on products and services based on our research with disabled and older consumers
Useful information if you are considering buying an electric car and the accessibility of the charging infrastructure
Read about choosing the right washing machine if you are blind or partially sighted or just getting older
Our unique database will help you find cars with flat, easily accessible boots, that have room for a folded wheelchair or that have lots of legroom and high seats
Read about our new research project, funded by the Energy Redress Scheme, into the accessibility of smart-home apps.
This unique research, funded by Motability, investigates the needs and experiences of disabled motorists using plug-in electric vehicles. In this fast moving environment we found there is little attention being paid to the accessibility of the charging infrastructure
Sixty-three days have passed since we first asked our panel of disabled and older people about the impact of COVID-19 restrictions. Read the latest findings from our third survey.
Gear, Gadgets and Gizmos is a series of podcasts made by Phil Friend, RiDC's chair and well-known consultant on disability matters, in which he talks to disabled people about products they use to help them live independent lives
Working with Which? on an investigation into what air travel is like for disabled and older people, our panel answered in their hundreds. We have provided some guidance on what to expect from special assistance at airports.
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