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The Aquatec OrcaNG Bathlift

Invacare Aquatec OrcaNG

A bath lift to hire offering safey and reassurance when bathing

 

The Aquatec OrcaNG bath lifter has been designed to allow for easy, comfortable bathing for people who have difficulty, and require some extra help with getting in and out of the bath. Its sturdy textured seating platform allows you to simply sit down and lower yourself in to your warm, relaxing bath plus it incorporates increased leg room. Once you have finished bathing the Orca bath lift raises you back up to the edge of the bath for safe transfer back to your feet. The hinged side flaps are flush with the main seat surface ensure a safe comfortable transfer without trapping your skin.

Comfort and support with this reclining back bath lifter

This rental bath lift has a reclining backrest of up to 40o to allow you to find a comfortable, supported position when bathing. The Aquatec Orca bath lift features an ergonomic hand control with coloured buttons and emergency stop feature to allow for simple, controlled operation even for those with dexterity issues. It also has an impressive maximum user capacity of up to 140kg (22st) as standard.

A rental bath lift offering transport and storage solutions

Transportation and storage are made simple with this bath lift thanks to is folding backrest, when pushed forward the backrest folds down and automatically unlocks. The backrest and base parts can easily be removed from your bath and they fit neatly together in to a compact size.

This bath lift is available with a transport bag and belt as additional extras. Please see “accessories” for the costs of these items.

 

 

Hire The Aquatec OrcaNG Bathlift – From £20 Per Week

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The worlds lightest wheelchair power drive

Sunrise empulse R20 Folding Power Pack

Lightweight foldable pushing aid for manual wheelchairs

The Sunrise empulse R20 is a foldable push device for manual wheelchairs making it even easier to move forward, whether that be uphill, downhill or longer distances. The R20 supports the attendant pushing the wheelchair in lots of everyday situations where you may have previously struggled. Not only is the R20 power pack the only foldable option on the market, attached to or separated from the wheelchair, it is also extremely lightweight. At only 5kg and complete with a handy back pack it makes this an incredibly practical and easy choice when wanting something for transportation. Powered by a 5.8Ah lithium ion battery the R20 offers the user a range of up to 15km and a recharging time of 4.5-5hrs.

Integrated freewheel allowing a self-drive option for ease of use

Another advantage of the empulse R20 is that it still allows the person sitting in the wheelchair to have a self-drive option on self-propelling wheelchairs. Thanks to the integrated freewheel you can drive the wheelchair without having to remove the pushing aid; you simply lift the drive wheel off the ground with the hook provided, allowing you maximum independence when required. Ideal for users up to a maximum weight of 170kg (26.7st).

Compatible with a huge range of manual wheelchairs

 

This wheelchair powerpack offers high compatibility when combined with most manual wheelchairs. It is easy to fit to any wheelchair, provided it has a box frame and a tube diameter of 22-28mm then the R20 can be fitted and used. Once the docking pins have been fitted to the wheelchair you can then click fix the R20 on to your wheelchair quickly and simply, without the need for tools. It also offers low impact to the weight of the wheelchair as only the small docking pins remain on the wheelchair. It is ideal for tilt in space & reclining wheelchairs as it does not impact or get in the way of the tilt or recline functions.

Easy to use controls and maintenance free

 

The empulse R20 offers ease of use with its one button on/off controls and light up display to show the battery capacity remaining and the speed range setting. The control unit is also adjustable so that you can find a position that is comfortable, visible and easily accessible. The single motorised wheel has a solid, robust, long lasting tyre and runs from a powerful 250w brushless motor making it maintenance free.

Hire Sunrise Empulse R20 Folding Powerpack – From £70 Per Week

Purchase Sunrise Empulse R20 Folding Powerpack – For £1,299.00 excl. VAT

 

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Easter Opening Hours

Here are details of our opening hours over this Easter Bank Holiday:

Opening Days

Closed Friday 19th April
Closed Sat 20th April
Closed Sun 21st April
Closed Monday 22th April
Open Tuesday 23th March as normal

For urgent requests please email service@horizonmobility.com or use contact form below.

Contact Us

Contact Address

Horizon Mobility Ltd
Mobility House
Formal Industrial Park
Tewkesbury
GL20 8GY

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Opening Hours/Days

Monday – Friday/9am-5pm (Excluding bank holidays)

Telephone

0800 111 6234

International

+44 (0)1684 275626

Email

sales@mobilityhire.com

Web

www.mobilityhire.com

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Same day or next day delivery

Due to the increasing demand for faster delivery due to unexpected events or hospital discharge etc, we now offer specific fast deliveries direct to you.

We offer a same day service delivering and installing within a 4 hour period, though if considerably further then this may be a little longer, but we will be there as fast as possible.

The cost for this based is upon distance and is charged at £1.85 per mile over the the standard delivery rate, where only one person is required to make the delivery. To calculate, just run the distance from your postcode to ours, which is GL20 8GY. For 2 man delivery, you would need to make this £2.75 per mile

Special day delivery service

Appreciating that you may require your product delivered and collected on a date when we are not due to be in your delivery area, we will offer the service on the date you have requested. However to do this will require an added cost to redirect the delivery vehicle.

Weekends and bank holiday delivery service

Weekend and bank holiday delivery/collection is offered. However it is at a cost rate as shown for the same day service.

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Here to Help Mobility Scheme

Do you receive the high rate mobility component of the Disability Living Allowance or the enhanced mobility component of Personal Independence Payments (PIP)?

If you are in receipt of either of these benefits and you are not already using them on a car through the Motability scheme, then you can use your allowance to fund a mobility scooter or powerchair on the Here to Help Mobility Scheme.

This scheme is a leasing scheme which will cover all costs such as servicing, insurance and repairs to the mobility vehicle including batteries and tyres. At the end of the agreement you then simply return the vehicle to us and start afresh with a new one.

You don’t have to pay a deposit to get started on this scheme but you do have the option to if you would like to reduce your 4 weekly rental payments. Processing times of the application can vary but can take up to 6-8 weeks from initial submission of the application form to receipt of goods.

We are happy to talk you through any aspect of this scheme and answer any of your questions by calling our friendly team on 0800 111 6234.

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NEWS

New range of rise recliner chairs

Ever increasing demands for quality along with the NHS requirements has meant a significant investment in a new range of riser recliner chairs. All our new chairs have the following features

  • Rise and Recline plus Tilt in Space actions that supports the user in such a way that pressure in distributed more evenly, thus reducing pressure points.
  • Memory foam cushioning for pressure care and comfort with prolonged use
  • Vapour Permeable 4 way stretch cushion covering that is easy clean
  • Anti microbial ultraleather fabric to all other areas of the chair allowing simple wipe down and cleaning with an anti microbial spray.
  • Battery backup to ensure you will be able to work the chair should there be a powercut.
  • Crib5 fire retardency in the construction and fabric

Whether you are requiring one just for a week or two, perhaps even longer, even trying one before purchase, we offer all these options. Benefit from a truly medically designed chair to provide excellent care and comfort, importantly, the support when standing.

New premises and large display area

With increasing demands the company has moved to new premises of 15,000 sq ft in Tewkesbury. This modern building presents the opportunity of improving and increasing our services to you. No matter whether you need help for a week or longer we will be able to assist you faster.

Included in the premises is over 1,500 sq.ft. of display and assessment area to aid those who can travel to us, the opportunity to view, try and discuss the wide range of products on display, and at the same time arrange a try before purchase hire, thus ensuring that the product chosen meets the users needs and desires.

Urgent deliveries

Having been regularly asked if it was possible to have items such as beds, rise recline chairs, powerchairs delivered on the same day of order. There are times and situations that can lead to an urgent need to have delivery extremely quickly. While this is not a standard service, we are now able to offer this as a premium service allowing delivery to be achieved in most parts of the country within 4 hours of order, but we will give you a timing quote when enquiring. These will always be subject to traffic etc, but we will definitely get your goods to you.

SAME DAY DELIVERY is the latest provision we are offering to help with urgent planning. To find more information about our same day option, click here.

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In Partnership with Mercado Medic

We are delighted to announce a new partnership with Mercado Medic…

Mercado Medic were founded in 1971 with the aim to accommodate disability in the work place and an arising need to help people to gain more independence. Boasting a range of manual and powerchair for people with functional disabilities, focusing on postural management and ergonomics. These chairs are manufactured in Sweden to the absolute highest quality using environmentally friendly methods where possible.

This partnership opens up a new product range to our customers, helping to accommodate disability in the home, workplace and schools.

Please contact our friendly team on 0800 111 6234 for more information.

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Professional seating and rehab seating assessment

We do not provide free assessment services for short term hire. You are more than welcome to visit our large well equipped showroom for an assessment of your needs.

If you live too far away to visit, or cannot physically get to us then we do offer a professional assessments in the home, however this service is chargeable. If this is to be part of a long term hire or a purchase, then the professional fee will be fully refunded on completion of the purchase of a product or validation of a long term hire contract.

Our assessors will first off discuss with you what your needs are to gain an understanding of what products would meet your requirements. This will ensure that the assessor will bring with them on the day a range of suitable products configured to meet the requirements discussed. They will arrive with a range of vehicles complete with a selection of cushions, backs and controls etc to ensure that you will benefit from a detailed, practical assessment, and be given the opportunity to hire a fully set up and configured product similar to that you are considering to purchase or long term hire. Only by using the product over a period of time, can you genuinely be sure of the quality of the assessment and the functionality and suitability of what you are considering purchasing or hiring.

The professional fee for the assessment is £195 plus a non refundable mileage charge of £1.00 per mile. This service carries no obligation for you to purchase or hire a product from us. However, this assessment service will give you the confidence that we are very capable of supplying the correct product for your needs and setting it up to suit your individual requirements. We also have the technical expertise to provide you with the ongoing support you need.

Call us on 0800 111 6234 for an initial discussion or to book an appointment

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Privacy Policy

Horizon Mobility Limited is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our customers and visitors to the website www.mobilityhire.com, whilst also providing the highest possible standard of service and compliance with all relevant Data Protection laws. When an order is placed on the website or a customer accesses account information a secure environment is provided by using a secure server. The secure server uses Secure Socket Layering technology (SSL) software which encrypts all information you input before sending it to us. Encrypting it prevents other internet uses from gaining access to this information. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information which is given to us to prevent unauthorised access. This Privacy Policy details what personal information we collect and how we treat any personal data which we collect from you.

Who We Are

We are Horizon Mobility Ltd, registered in the UK, company number 05928981. Located in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. We hire out and sell a wide range of mobility products on the internet for delivery all over the UK. The website, www.mobilityhire.com, is owned and operated by us.

Any questions relating to data protection should be directed to the below address where possible:

Mobility House, Formal Industrial Park, Northway Lane, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 8GY

The Data We Collect & Why

When you make contact with us for a quotation or to place an order, we need to collect certain personal information to process this. The personal information we hold includes but may not be limited to Title, name, address, contact details such as telephone number and email address, payment details, correspondence with us, previous orders and other similar information. For Here to Help customers we will also need to collect your National Insurance number and applicable benefit entitlement.

We also collect special category data on health and medical conditions to enable us to supply you with zero-rated VAT on certain products if applicable.

Your card details are never stored onsite or in any human readable format, our computers use your card details to take payment automatically. When your online order arrives with us, we encrypt your card data using AES, a worldwide industry standard. No employees have access to any sensitive customer information. Your full card details cannot be read by any staff when purchasing online, they can only see the last four digits of your card you have used.

It is our policy that your information is private and confidential. Accordingly, the personal information you provide to us is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff.

Our legal bases for collecting and processing your data are:

  • The pursuits of our legitimate interests including providing, improving and promoting our services.
  • For contracts, including enquiries pursuant to a contract.
  • Complying with our legal obligations.
  • Analysing our website’s performance and solving any problems.

Cookies

Our website uses “cookies”, these are small files which ask permission to be stored on your device. They help the website to remember specific information about your visit and respond to you as an individual. Our cookies do not contain any sensitive personal information such as your name, address or payment details. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can decline cookies by modifying your browser settings. This may prevent you from taking full advantage and accessing all the content on a website.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Function – Some cookies are essential for the website to operate correctly and as you would expect. If you opt to disable these cookies then you may not be able to access all of the content on our website.
  • Performance – Some cookies help to improve the speed and security of the website.
  • Ease of Use – Cookies can remember your settings during and between visits. These allow you to shop online and to view your account including saving you having to log in every time you visit our site.
  • Improvement – We utilise cookies to monitor our websites performance and to analyse how you use it. This ensures our ability to provide a quality experience and customise what we are offering you. They also allow us to identify any problems there might be and eliminate errors messages.
  • Third Party Cookies – Like most websites, our website uses third party cookies to deliver the best shopping experience we can. Including third party functionality on some pages, for example embedding a YouTube video to show you how a product works. We also use Google Analytics to collect anonymous data about how visitors use the site. None of the cookies from trusted third parties store sensitive personal information.

Storage & Security

We are committed to ensuring your data is secure. We take reasonable precautions and where possible to follow industry best practices to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure. These include physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure any information we collect online.

When an order is placed on our website or a customer accesses account information a secure environment is provided by using a secure server. The server uses Secure Socket Layering technology (SSL) software which encrypts all information you input before sending it to us. Encrypting it prevents other internet uses from gaining access to this information.

Your card details are never stored onsite or in any human readable format, our computers use your card details to take payment automatically. When your online order arrives with us, we encrypt your card data using AES, a worldwide industry standard. No employees have access to any sensitive customer information. Your full card details cannot be read by any staff when purchasing online, they can only see the last four digits of your card you have used.

Different retention periods apply for different types of data. We normally hold personal data for 10 years from the end of your contract or your last contract with us. This allows us to serve our customers in the best possible manner, process any product recalls and for VAT recording requirements.

 

Information Sharing

To provide our services it is sometimes necessary for us to share some of your information with our partners. Our partners include online payment processors, insures, credit providers and couriers. When we have a legal obligation to do so or to exercise our legal rights, we will also share information with government bodies and law enforcement agencies.

We do not share any of your data with third-parties for marketing purposes.

Links

When you click on any links on our website, they may direct you away from our website. In these instances, we are not responsible for the privacy policy of other sites and encourage you to exercise caution and to check their privacy policy.

Your Rights

Your rights include:

  • You have the right to ask us what personal data we hold about you
  • You have the right to ask up to update or amend any out of date or incorrect data
  • You have the right to ask us to delete the data we hold about you
  • You have the right, in certain circumstances, to ask us to restrict the processing of data, this means we would secure and retain the data for your benefit but not otherwise use it

If at any time you wish to exercise these rights above please contact us on 0800 111 6234, email us at enquires@mobilityhire.com or write to us at the below address:

Horizon Mobility Ltd, Mobility House, Formal Industrial Park, Northway Lane, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 8GY.

We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time. Any changes or clarifications will, upon posting to the website, take immediate effect.