- February 2, 2018
- Posted by: BHTA
- Category: BHTA Events, Healthcare News, Industry News
(Caption LtoR: Juggy Kudhail Director of Specialist Vehicle Rental, Graham Footer CEO of Disabled Motoring UK, Sally Edgington BHTA, Simon Weston OBE, Mayor Marco Longhi, Mayoress Longhi, Kay Kudhail Director of Specialist Vehicle Rental, Krisi Readman Operations Manager at Specialist Vehicle Rental)
Sally Edgington (Research and Support Lead) attended the grand opening of the Specialist Vehicle Rental new offices on behalf of the BHTA. The offices were formally opened on 1st February by Simon Weston CBE, who is a veteran of the British Army who has become known throughout the United Kingdom for his recovery and charity work after suffering severe burn injuries during the Falklands War. Simon spoke openly about the help and support he has needed since his injuries and spoke in support of the work being done by Specialist Vehicle Rental.
Specialist Vehicle Rental run a wide range of both Standard and Specialist Vehicles on their fleet. Their expansive owned fleet portfolio combined with a suite of partnering strategic specialist vehicle suppliers give them the opportunity to provide a outstanding business experience to clients. Accessible vehicle offer wheelchair users direct access to the rear of the vehicle without being transferred from their wheelchair. These vehicles have had their rear floor removed with a new lowered floor conversion, a rear ramp or Hydraulic Lift and a full set of wheelchair and passenger safety belts. Wheelchair accessible vehicles are available in a multitude of makes, models & specifications, with one to five wheelchair bays being available with either Automatic or Manual Transmission on the vehicle.
Specialist Vehicle Rental carry an unrivalled and expansive fleet of Adapted Mobility Vehicles. Adaptations include, infra-red controls systems, boot mounted scooter hoists, left foot twin flip accelerators, push/pull hand controls, roof wheelchair top-boxes and much more. To find out more please see their website: http://www.specialistvehiclerental.co.uk/