Best Reviews TopConsumerReviews.com Best Mobility Scooters Best Reviews
Best Reviews
      April 7, 2020

Home  >  Mobility Scooters  >  Colonial Medical Review

Best

Mobility Scooters

  1. Spinlife
  2. Easy Med Online
  3. Medical Supply Depot
  4. Colonial Medical
  5. CWI Medical
  6. Hoveround
  7. All Electric Scooters
  8. US Medical Supplies
  9. Mobility Ready
  10. Heartland America

Your Information Is Secure
Guide to Dealing and Caring for the Elderly Newsletter

Compare Products

  • Select any 2 companies in our reviews to compare them head-to-head!
  • Compare

Latest Reviews

Andropause

Auto Parts

Auto Warranties

Bad Credit Loans

Credit Monitoring

Home Gyms

Online Backup

Popcorn Clubs

Rowing Machines

Vehicle Inspections

 

Individual Reviews

Go Mobility Scooters

Spinlife

Easy Med Online

Medical Supply Depot

Colonial Medical

CWI Medical

Hoveround

All Electric Scooters

US Medical Supplies

Mobility Ready

Heartland America

 

Related Articles

How to Choose a Mobility Scooter

On the Road with a Mobility Scooter

Tips for Buying a Mobility Scooter

 

Our professional reviewers evaluate products and services independently, but Top Consumer Reviews may earn money when you click on the links on our pages. Learn more.

Better Business Bureau Reliability Seal

Colonial Medical Review

Best Mobility Scooter Stores

To help you find the Best Mobility Scooters, TopConsumerReviews.com provides you with an in-depth Colonial Medical Review.

To see ALL of our reviews for the Best Mobility Scooters, please Click Here

Who has the best Mobility Scooters? For those with difficulties getting around at home or in public, mobility scooters are the most popular way of helping them stay active and engaged in life. From simplifying shopping trips to making it possible to get safely from one room to another, mobility scooters make it possible to stay independent even when users are managing difficult health conditions that affect their mobility.

When deciding which mobility scooter is right for you or for a loved one, the first consideration is what it will be used for. For example, the type of scooter you'd buy for someone who will use it primarily indoors is vastly different from what would be necessary for long trips outside. Another factor to consider is weight and portability: will you need to be able to lift it into a van or other vehicle for transport?

Continue reading below reviews

Best Reviews

2020

Mobility Scooter Reviews

3 stars
Colonial Medical

COLONIAL MEDICAL

Visit Site

Cost:

From $831 to $5,676

Colonial Medical is one of just a handful of companies that actually maintains a warehouse of medical equipment. In business since 1984, the company currently has an A+ with the BBB and is a name to trust when deciding where to buy a mobility scooter or other medical equipment.

The online store is fairly basic. When looking at scooters, you can sort by price, name, or rating. The site doesn't make it easy to go directly to the types of scooters you want, such as 3- or 4-wheel models, so be prepared to spend some time looking for the right one out of the 22 mobility scooters they carry.

When you click on a scooter, you'll be able to see at a glance what to expect in terms of options, specifications, and price. Almost all of the scooters ship for free, and all of the ones we considered came with a lifetime warranty. We would like to see Colonial Medical provide more details on that warranty: does it come with in-house repairs or any other features?

It's also important to note that mobility scooters are strictly non-returnable, unless it is received as defective or damaged in some way. You would need to contact Colonial Medical's customer service department right away if that's the case.

Although we found a few complaints about ordering issues, most of those were several years old. This makes us think that part of the reason this store has such a solid rating with the BBB is because they've made improvements over the last few years.

Overall, Colonial Medical has an adequate selection of mobility scooters, and we like the idea of making such a major purchase from a company that has proven itself as reputable for over 30 years.

Visit Site

Continued from above

And, of course, you'll need to keep in mind the needs of the person who will be using the mobility scooter; factors like size, ability to use one or both hands, and other personal characteristics can impact which scooters are a good match.

Because so many of the industry's top retailers of mobility scooters have online stores, you can easily find the right one without even leaving home. For people with challenges getting around, this is a huge plus. As you consider which store to use for your scooter investment, here are several factors to bear in mind:

  • Price. What will you spend to buy your scooter from this retailer? Will you pay for shipping/delivery? Are there any discounts available that can make your purchase more affordable?
  • Selection. How many scooters does the company carry? Are they all available, or are there models that are regularly out of stock? Do they have a variety of styles and features to choose from?
  • Policies. Does the retailer offer a satisfaction guarantee, return policy, or warranty coverage? If you get a warranty, will you have to bring the scooter to a repair facility for service, or can they send someone to you?
  • Reputation. What do customers have to say about their experience with the business? Is it rated and/or accredited by the BBB?
  • TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best Mobility Scooter stores available today. We hope these reviews help you find the right mobility scooter to maintain your active, healthy lifestyle!

Man on mobility scooter died after he was stopped and searched by police

A police watchdog is investigating after a man died in hospital shortly after officers searched him for drugs. The man, who was riding a mobility scooter, was stopped by an officer in Lancashire on ...

Published:  Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:33:00 GMT



Gotcha Mobility's Q1 Growth Provides Solid Foundation for 2020

Amidst the coronavirus pandemic, Gotcha developed a new extension of its business offering its vehicles to local restaurants and grocery stores for take-out orders and light groceries. Local ...

Published:  Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:41:00 GMT



Grandmother, 47, is caught riding mobility scooter while high on cannabis

Yvonne Harvey, 47, told shocked police she was carrying the stun gun 'for protection' as she rode her mobility scooter around the streets after dark in Cardiff.

Published:  Tue, 24 Mar 2020 04:37:00 GMT



Ebikes and e-scooters legalized in New York, delivery drivers first to benefit

It's been a rocky road, but New York State has finally taken steps to legalize the use of e-scooters and ebikes. In the state's annual budget agreement, lawmakers finally agreed upon and clarified ...

Published:  Mon, 06 Apr 2020 01:00:00 GMT



Telit Enables Kumpan's Telematics Ridesharing e-Scooter Solution

Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced a new partnership with Kumpan, the electric scooter designer ...

Published:  Mon, 06 Apr 2020 06:00:00 GMT



OR: E-scooter companies ditch Portland, ridership plummets amid coronavirus pandemic

Bird and Lime, two of the international leaders in the so-called micro-mobility industry suspended operations March 17. Razor, which operates a seated scooter fleet, took some of its vehicles off the ...

Published:  Mon, 06 Apr 2020 10:56:00 GMT



Wounded, Not Dead: Micro-Mobility Struggles in Uncertain Times

As quickly as rent-to-ride electric scooters landed on city streets, they have all but disappeared in some places. Companies like Bird, Lime and JUMP have pulled the popular shareable app-based ...

Published:  Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:01:00 GMT



Gotcha Mobility Supporting Local Businesses During COVID-19

Gotcha Mobility, LLC ("Gotcha"), a subsidiary of Last Mile Holdings Ltd. ("MILE") (TSXV: MILE; OTC: AZNVF), announced today it will be offering its electric vehicles to local restaurants and merchants ...

Published:  Wed, 25 Mar 2020 06:06:00 GMT



Scooter company Bird to lay off 30 percent of staff amid COVID-19 uncertainties, report says

Bird did not immediately respond to request for comment. Competing scooter company Lime also is considering turning to layoffs, Bloomberg reported, but Lime has not publicly announced any cuts and ...

Published:  Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:17:00 GMT



Share Us!   

Home      About Us      Terms & Conditions      Privacy Policy      Contact Us      Disclosure