On stand A16 at Kidz-North (20th November, EventCity, Manchester), Etac UK Limited demonstrated a selection of Balder and Etac powered wheelchairs to large numbers of carers, OTs and parents with their disabled children.
The junior Etac electric wheelchairs on display included examples from the E800 series, Balder range and the specialist Balder XP model. Balder powered wheelchairs offer market-leading levels of mobility, comfort and independence for young individuals living with disability through world-class design and ergonomics. They incorporate a wide range of powered and controlled functionality that can move the user into a variety of positions including standing, lying, or reclining in a ‘tilt-in-space’ configuration. With the addition of the Etac Automatic Tie-down System, these models can be secured in an accessible vehicle so users can travel safely as passengers, without the need to transfer out of their powerchair.