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Electric wheel chair users

I am a 3rd year university student looking for electric wheel users, or carers for people in electric wheelchairs to take part in a survey. 
Thank you for time!


  • forgoodnesssakeforgoodnesssake Member Posts: 358 Pioneering
    I'm a bit confused about the questions about pushing the chair (for "carers") it's a powered chair so you don;t push it unless it breaks down!; most do not have handles at all, though they may have attendant control...
  • Lindsey123Lindsey123 Member Posts: 3
    that question may be aimed at the type of disabled people who still have function in their hands, but also have carers, if that makes sense. I know this does happen as I do know a few carers who have to push an electric wheelchair. but if it does not apply to you, you can leave the question blank. 
    thank you.
  • nanof6nanof6 Member Posts: 200 Pioneering
    I LOOKED at the survey it sounds like they are going to sell you a wc, mine is from the hospital wc service, so i stoppted filling it in.
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