Top 5 Safest Mobility Scooters

Top 5 Safest Mobility Scooters

Mobility scooters come in all shapes, sizes, and features to suit different people with different capabilities and needs. What is important for all scooters and users first and foremost is safety. If a scooter is not properly matched with the correct user it can be hazardous. For example, 3 wheel scooters may require someone who can properly control stability and if the user is unable to do so it can be risky. Here we will outline the top 5 safest mobility scooters. The safest scooters are stable and sturdy with features that focus on safety. The safest scooters for many users are 4-wheel, heavy-weight, have heavy duty frames, have anti-tip wheels and other important safety features. While these great features make scooters safer for users, it is imperative that you drive your scooter thoughtfully and cautiously. Here is Suncoast Mobility’s list of the top 5 safest mobility scooters:


The EV Rider Vita monster is a great option if your main focus is safety. This scooter embodies sturdiness. The Heartway S12X Vita monster is a sleek all-terrain power scooter. The Vita Monster has a 900-watt motor and uses a 200 Amp S-drive controller to power through all types of terrain. The 15" x 6.3" rear turf tires allow easy maneuverability outdoors on a variety of surfaces. The Vita Monster has a double A-Arm front suspension and 3D rear suspension for a smooth ride and maximum shock absorption. it comes with a full LED light package, rear view mirrors, and a roll bar.


The Merits Health Silverado Extreme is a heavy-duty scooter that combines safety as well as comfort. This mobility scooter boasts a weight capacity of 450 lbs and the scooter itself weighs a total of 387 lbs. Ride in comfort as the Silverado Extreme features full suspension with shock absorption. he generously-sized Captain's seat features flip-back armrests that are also adjustable in both height and width making it perfect to customize your fit. The seat can also be either lowered or raised to your desired position. Merits Health offers a comprehensive factory warranty that rivals any other competitor in the industry. The Merits Health Gemini heavy-duty power wheelchair comes with a one-year in-home service contract at our cost.


The Golden Technologies Avenger provides an impressive blend of rugged outdoor maneuverability while giving a smooth, comfortable ride over a variety of nature’s most challenging terrains. Durable and stylish, the Avenger includes a standard front basket, a full lighting package, and an extra roomy seat with an adjustable headrest.

If power is what you need, look no further than the Golden Technologies Avenger. This mobility scooter features a 500 lb. weight capacity and uses two NF-22 batteries that provide a range of up to 18 miles between charges. The Avenger features oversized 13" pneumatic tires and an 8" ground clearance allowing it to traverse multiple terrains. This means wherever you take the Avenger you can feel comfortable that this scooter can tackle it with ease and still offer a smooth and safe ride.


The EW-72 Heavy Duty mobility scooter is another very heavy duty scooter that is built for safety. It boasts a 500 lb weight capacity, has a maximum speed of 15 MPH and can travel up to 43 miles on a single charge. This is one of the faster scooters on the market and must be driven cautiously and carefully. It offers a swivel seat for safe and easy entry on and off the scooter. More standard features include a remote key fob, anti-theft alarm, and aluminum alloy rims. This mobility scooter also includes a full LED lighting package with a headlight, brake lights, and turn signals. Not to mention a conveniently placed USB charging port on the console to charge your phone as you cruise. Remember not to use a phone while operating your device. You will also be able to cruise in comfort as the EW-72 features full suspension and an adjustable captain's chair. Cruise in style with this fast, fun, and safe recreational mobility scooter.


While typically we would recommend a heavy-duty mobility scooter when it comes to safety we had to include a travel scooter as they are the most popular category of scooters we sell. The Golden Technologies Buzzaround CarryOn is the safest folding travel scooter on the market today. It has a higher ground clearance than other travel scooters coming in at 4”. Some features of the Buzzaround CarryOn Scooter are an infinite adjustable tiller, a full front, and rear lighting package, a lithium-ion battery pack (travel battery pack sold separately), and a 300 lb. weight capacity. The heaviest Golden Carry on scooter piece is 47.5 lbs. (without seat and batteries) and the height when folded is only 12”. Travel scooters are not meant for those requiring more stability and sturdiness but if you are looking for something compact and perfect for travel, the Carryon is the safest option available today. Golden Technologies offers a comprehensive factory warranty on the Buzzaround mobility scooter that rivals any other competitor in the industry. The Golden Technologies CarryOn folding travel mobility scooter comes with a one-year in-home service contract at no cost to you.

Your safety while using your mobility scooter is imperative. Mobility devices are meant to help regain your freedom of mobility, not to cause injury. Here at Suncoast Mobility we know that matching the right client to the right device is the best way to ensure safety. That is why we put our list of the top 5 safest mobility scooters together. If you would like assistance choosing the right mobility scooter, contact one of our mobility experts today. Remember to always be a cautious, thoughtful, and aware driver.

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