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The Research Institute for Disabled Consumers is a UK consumer research charity. We provide practical unbiased information based on research with older and disabled people. Here you can find information on getting around if you're a driver or passenger or you need a way of getting somewhere under your own steam.


Motoring - online car search of measurements, car adaptations for older and disabled drivers and passengers

Public transport - travel advice for wheelchair users and blind or partially sighted people, including access information

Scooters and powered wheelchairs - unbiased information to help you choose the right model of mobility scooter or powered wheelchair

Walking aids - looks at the options available if you are able to walk a certain distance


Acknowledgements: The Mobility area of the Research Institute for Disabled Consumers' website was developed with funding from Motability.