Knee scooters enable you the freedom to move around independently and comfortably. With advanced models (like the Swivelmate) that allow you to make tight turns or models that can cruise the outdoors smoothly (like the Orthomate), it's essential not to abuse their capabilities.
Here are some essential knee walker safety and maintenance tips:
Before using your knee scooter for the first time, do these basic safety check ups to ensure your knee scooter is working properly. If you are using your knee scooter long term, it's recommended you perform these checks periodically.
Cleaning and Maintenance
Knee scooters are just like any other medical equipment and need regular maintenance, especially with heavy use.
Remember, with great freedom comes great responsibility. Knee scooters are there to help you recover, not injure your again. Always be safe when using you knee scooter!