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ableMove partner with the Hydration Foundation (THF)

March 2, 2020|New Product Releases, News|

ableMove and The Hydration Foundation (THF) partner to encourage better Hydration for disabled people by providing a free Hydrant bottle with every ableSeat purchase. The Hydrant Bottle Range Dehydration is the biggest single issue in healthcare, and one of the main causes is the lack of easy access to fluids [...]

Flying to and exploring Paris as a wheelchair user

December 11, 2019|Awards|

Following on from our previous blog. Where we were invite to speak at the 4thannual airport leadership PRM conference in Paris. I thought it would be a great to take to the streets of Paris to: Explore its culture known for elegant beauty, cafes, pastries and historical buildings -- such [...]

Josh Wintersgill crowned Great Britains National Young Entrepreneur of the Year

December 6, 2019|Awards, Events, News|

Following on from the utter surprise of winning the regional finals in Exeter earlier this year. I was asked to attend the National finals in London - a BLACK TIE event, something I have never done! Nominated for 'Young Entrepreneur of the Year' and 'Great British Entrepreneur of the Year' [...]

ableMove improving the future of air travel for disabled passengers

November 20, 2019|Events|

We were invited to attend and speak at the 4thannual airport leadership PRM conference in Paris earlier this month. The event was hosted by Ozion. Who provide airports and service providers critical software to help with the management of PRM service levels.  Speakers dinner - the night before... The conference [...]

Josh Wintersgill crowned Great British Entrepreneur of the Year for the South West

October 30, 2019|Awards|

Josh Wintersgill, the founder of ableMove has been crowned the first South West Great British Entrepreneur of the Year at the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards. Josh, who also picked up the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy at 18 months old and has [...]

easyTravelseat has been hotting up this summer

August 4, 2019|Awards, Events, News, Travel|

Since our latest blog back in June 2018, we have been extremely busy on all fronts - please see below for a snippet of everything we have been up to. Recent customer reviews Elise - from the South West of England“We are so pleased with our easyTravelseat. We used it [...]

Insitu transfer seat allows wheelchair user to access a car

June 3, 2019|Travel|

It’s been the busiest month for easyTravelseat to date. Lots of exciting developments, stories and journeys taking place, including the implementation of the Gelovations gel dimensional pad helping people up to grade 2 pressure sores. We now have an FAQ page live, Josh’s trip to Sweden who accessed a car [...]

Wheelchair transfer review boarding an aircraft

April 30, 2019|News, Travel|

We asked Claire Taggart, a GB Boccia Paralympian to write a personal review about her recent wheelchair transfer experience boarding an aircraft using the easyTravelseat when flying to a Boccia game in Zagreb, Croatia.   Claire's version of event's   Having arrived at my hotel at Heathrow, I received the [...]

Naidex 2019, easy family of brands conference and customer feedback

April 16, 2019|Events, News|

Naidex A year on from 2018 when myself and Charlotte first visited Naidex 2018, it was a target to be exhibiting at the event in 2019 – after the successes of the UK Disabled Entrepreneurs Award 2018, the first action for us was to book a stand for 2019. We [...]

Able Move Achieves Rating from Leading Magazine

February 10, 2019|Awards, News|

[row] [col span__sm="12"] The UK’s favourite disability lifestyle publication, Able Magazine has awarded Able Move a 4 star rating for its Able Move product. Able Magazine reviews the best products in the marketplace in order to give disabled people a benchmark to look for as they purchase new disability specific [...]

505, 2021

As ableMove rebrands, now is a good time to get to know us a bit better!

May 5, 2021|New Product Releases, News, Resources, Travel|

You may be here because you were looking for easyTravelseat™ and now are wondering if you are in the right place or not. Rest assured, you are exactly where you need to be.  Rebranding For us here at ableMove, the last 12 months have been anything but quiet. We have [...]

2104, 2021

The importance of moving and handling for wheelchair users when flying

April 21, 2021|New Product Releases, News, Research|

Meet the woman who has been working tirelessly over the past 12 months behind the scenes at many UK airports to revolutionise how passengers in wheelchairs are lifted and transferred. We spent an afternoon with Alison Meadows, Registered Nurse and Manual Handling Trainer and Founder of AMTD - Alison Meadows [...]

2104, 2021

A return to travel for wheelchair users – things to think about

April 21, 2021|News, Research, Resources, Travel|

A return to travel for wheelchair users - It's been a long year and most of us haven't been able to travel internationally for quite some time now. Exactly how and when travel is going to open up again is still largely unknown and we strongly suspect it won't [...]

2104, 2021

Five common fears wheelchair users face transferring onto aircraft

April 21, 2021|News, Resources, Travel|

Five common fears wheelchair users face transferring onto aircraft We spend a lot of time listening to our customers and their fears when transferring onto an aircraft. As well as the concerns from occupational therapists and other healthcare professionals when they assess peoples fitness to fly. We thought it [...]

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