Driving Following A Brain Injury

What Is A Brain Injury? Housed inside the hard protective casing of the skull, the brain itself is a soft tissue structure which can be damaged as a result of a severe impact to the skull.  A brain injury can …

Changes To The Blue Badge Scheme – August 2019

A Blue Badge enables holders to park in designated spaces for blue badge holders, or on single or double yellow lines for up to 3 hours unless there is a “no loading” sign. The Blue Badge scheme is a government …

Driving With Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy (CP) is the name given to a group of life long neurological conditions which can affect muscle control, coordination, reflexes, posture and balance. CP typically develops before, during or shortly after birth – symptoms may not be immediately …

Driving After A Stroke

What Is A Stroke? A stroke is a serious, often life-threatening illness which occurs when parts of the blood supply to the brain are cut off. The sooner the individual receives treatment for the stroke, the less likely it is …

Driving With Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Following a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) it is common for individuals to worry about how the condition may potentially impact their day to day life – a key concern is their ability to drive. Driving a car for many …

Driving After An Amputation

Can I Legally Drive Following an Amputation? Following any type of amputation, the DVLA must be contacted. This is true regardless of the type of amputation, however small. Non-disclosure can result in a fine of up to £1000 if the …

How To Apply For A Blue Badge

What Is The Blue Badge Scheme? The blue badge scheme, also known as a disabled parking permit, is designed to allow the holder to park as close as possible to their destination. In order to qualify for the blue badge …

Adapting Sports Cars For Disabled Drivers

It is a surprisingly common misconception that disabled drivers don’t usually drive luxury or sports cars. Vehicle adaptations however, can be fitted to a wide range of cars, including sports cars and luxury model vehicles making this possible, as well …

Proud Sponsors of Shropshire Wheelchair Tennis Tournament

All Shropshire Mobility were the proud sponsors of Shropshire Wheelchair Tennis at the annual tennis tournament awarded by the Tennis Foundation/ LTA. The tournament, held at the Shrewsbury Club every August, is now in its ninth successive year. Shropshire Wheelchair …