Mobility scooters

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Discussion paper

Barriers to the safe use of motorised mobility devices: discussion paper

The views of a broad range of stakeholders are crucial to guide any policy position. This paper outlines the problem with Motorised Mobility Devices (MMDs) and discusses a potential approach to overcome the key regulatory barriers. The NTC is requesting that stakeholders consider the issues...
Report

Mobility scooter-related injuries and deaths

Despite media attention and community discussion about the risks and benefits of mobility scooter use, there are few substantial evidence-based reviews of these largely unregulated consumer products. This report provides an overview of mobility scooter-related injuries.
Discussion paper

Barriers to the safe use of innovative vehicles and motorised mobility devices: issues paper

This issues paper has been released to promote a discussion on the issues surrounding the safe and legal use of new and innovative personal-use and mobility devices.
Report

Need for regulation of mobility scooters, also known as motorised wheelchairs

This report recommends that the Australian government ensure that Austroads has adequate funding to undertake research and consultation activities to inform the establishment of a nationally consistent regulatory framework for motorised mobility devices.