3-Wheel Mobility Scooter Safety

Scooter Schooling In New Zealand, the Land Transport Safety Authority (LTSA) plays a crucial role in regulating and ensuring the safety of various modes of transportation, including three-wheel mobility scooters, to ensure your safety and that of other road users. Firstly, users of three-wheel mobility scooters in New Zealand must be aware of and comply […]

3-Wheel vs 4-Wheel Mobility Scooter

Scooter Schooling: The choice between three-wheel and four-wheel mobility scooters can significantly impact safety and ease of use for individuals with limited mobility. Three-wheel scooters are known for their maneuverability, making them suitable for navigating tight spaces. However, their stability may be compromised, particularly during sharp turns. Users must be cautious to prevent tipping, and […]

Mobility Scooters Footpaths, Cycle Lanes

Scooter Schooling In New Zealand, the Land Transport Safety Authority (LTSA) governs the use of mobility scooters, outlining specific regulations to ensure safety for both users and the public. Mobility scooters have a maximum speed restriction of 10 kilometers per hour (km/h) when being used on footpaths and shared paths, emphasizing pedestrian safety in these […]

E-Bike Safety Tip

Scooter Schooling: Here to help you with your E-Bike Christchurch & Rolleston NZ needs. Power-assisted Pedal Cycles 2002 (Rule 2002/4) governs the use of e-bikes, also known as power-assisted pedal cycles. To ensure safety while riding an e-bike on the road, it’s important to be aware of the rules and regulations set by the NZTA. Here […]

Airplane & Cruise Ship Travelling with a Mobility Scooter

Scooter Schooling: When considering the use of mobility scooters in air travel or on cruise ships, compliance with regulations is crucial to ensure a seamless and safe journey. For example, Air New Zealand/Jetstar, like many airlines, has specific guidelines to accommodate passengers with mobility scooters. To make mobility scooters airplane compliant with Air New Zealand/Jetstar, […]