This crash tested transit wheelchair is a well proven and reliable model from UK manufacturers Roma Medical. It possesses many features generally associated with a more expensive model.
Built with a strong steel frame, the Roma Avant has successfully passed crash testing and is approved for use in accessible mobility vehicles. Further features aimed at improving user safety include puncture proof rear tyres and flame retardant upholstery.
A well equipped crash tested transit wheelchair
The front castors are wide profile which help when the wheelchair is on a loose surface such as gravel. The rear wheels are 12" helping to make the chair more manoeuvrable. The arm pads are removable to assist when working at a desk and the seat back folds down reducing the height for easy storage.
The foot plates swivel upwards and the leg rests swivel outwards making it easier for the user to stand. All in all, this transit wheelchair is a solid and sturdy model that will give many years of reliable service and suits users up to 114 KG or 18 stone.