Class 3 powered wheelchairs
Class 3 powered wheelchairs, scooters and buggies are intended primarily for outdoor use and uneven terrain, and have a maximum speed of 12km/h. They have two speed settings for pavement or road use, have lights as standard, and a flashing yellow beacon for use on dual carriageway roads where permitted.
MHRA field safety notice issued on 2nd August, 2010 for all Roma Medical scooters concerning potential risk of uncontrolled roll back. Read the MHRA Field Safety Notice here.
The Department for Transport has issued a guidance document for scooter users Mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs on the road - some guidance for users