Portable Wheelchair Ramps
Access Appraisals Ltd. - 01608 663759

How to Ensure You Buy The Correct Wheelchair Ramp

Give our wheelchair ramp experts a call on 01608 663759 and we will advise you on the most suitable disabled access ramp for your needs.

Before ringing us please follow this checklist;
  • What is the total height you are trying to overcome with your wheelchair ramp?
  • How many steps are you trying to overcome?
  • If the ramp is landing in a doorway, what is the width of the opening?
  • If the ramp is landing in a doorway, does the door open inwards or outwards?
  • If the ramp is to go on to pavement how much room is there to the edge of the road?
If possible, take a photograph of where the portable wheelchair ramp is to be used and email it to us at info@wheelchair-ramps.co.uk

Aerolight: Lightweight Portable Wheelchair Ramps

Super lightweight folding ramps with an incredible weight to strength ratio, that can be put down as and when required.

  • Incredible weight to strength ratio
  • 760mm wide (30inches)
  • Available in lengths 2ft - 8ft (0.6m - 2.4m)
  • Quick and easy to set up
  • Unique design enables incredible grip
  • Single fold down lengh of ramp
  • Contrasting colour edge strip increases visibility

PermaRamp Adjust: Semi Permanent Wheelchair Ramps

A totally new concept, the Permaramp Adjust range is designed to be easily adjusted and fixed down or left in place for all types of thresholds.

  • Easy wash surface for long life and re-use
  • Quick and easy to set up
  • Unique gripdeck surface for sustained outside use
  • Fixing options at top and bottom for secure location
  • Excellent non slip surface
  • Robust, strong ramp
  • Available with adjustable height legs
  • Ideal Wheelchair Ramp for UPVC doors

Aerolight Portable Wheelchair Ramps [Click on images for further information]




Channel Ramps [Click on images for further information]



Threshold Ramps [Click on images for further information]


HR: High Rise Wheelchair Ramp System

The HR system consists of 2 x Aerolight Ramps and 1 x AJ4 Joining Support that come complete with easy use handle fixings & hex key option for height adjustment.

  • Lightweight portable ramp system
  • Incredible weight to strength ratio
  • Quick and easy to set up
  • HR30 - 3m system
  • HR36 - 3.6m system
  • HR42 - 4.2m system
  • HR48 - 4.8m system

Perfolight Combi Ramps: Lightweight Channel Ramps

This unique product combines both folding and telescopic features, making it one of the most versatile ramps on the market. Now also available in lower cost standard width channel option.

  • Available in lengths 4ft 11 inches to 9ft 9 inches
  • Telescopic section can be used at any length
  • Unique perforated surface gives excellent grip
  • Good choice for bridging a threshold with unequal levels each side
  • Extra width options for larger mobility devices
  • Compact for ease of storage

PermaRamp: Semi Permanent Wheelchair Ramps

A totally new concept, the Permaramp range is designed to be easily adjusted and fixed down or left in place for all types of thresholds.

  • Easy wash surface for long life and re-use
  • Quick and easy to set up
  • Unique gripdeck surface for sustained outside use
  • Fixing options at top and bottom for secure location
  • Excellent non slip surface
  • Robust, strong ramp
  • Available with adjustable height legs

Welcome: Semi Permanent Modular Wheelchair Ramps

The Simple Self-Assembly Modular Wheelchair Ramp System

  • Easy wash surface for long life and re-use
  • Quick and easy to set up
  • Unique gripdeck surface for sustained outside use
  • Fixing options at top and bottom for secure location
  • Excellent non slip surface
  • Robust, strong ramp
  • Available with or without handrails
  • Available with adjustable height legs


Free Advice on Wheelchair Ramps

Please feel free to contact us for free advice on wheelchair ramps or if you have any questions related to disabled access. Wheelchair-ramps.co.uk is a website belonging to Access Appraisals Ltd. a company registered in England and Wales (company no. 4537420 and VAT no. 812 494925)

Portable Wheelchair Ramps Information

1:12 is the recommended maximum gradient for fixed wheelchair ramps but some portable ramps may also be used as an auxiliary aid at a gradient of 1:8 over shorter distances where assistance is provided and if an adequate risk assessment is carried out first to confirm this - See more here - Wheelchair Ramps Regulations, Guidelines and Best Practice

How Steep Should Portable Wheelchair Ramps Be*

1:6 (10°)** - Acceptable in some cases for short threshold ramps.

1:8 (8°)** - A useful balance between gradient and space, suitable for portable ramps in some assisted applications and events, etc.

1:12 (5°) - Often required by social services/local authorities. Minimum required by Part M of building regs for installed ramps.

1:15 (4°) - Sometimes required by social services/local authorities for independent access.

* - As recommended by a leading UK Ramp Manufacturer
** - Wheelchairs must descend backwards and assistance provided - Assess safety/risk before using.

Access Appraisals Ltd
6 Granby Road, Honington
Shipston-on-Stour
Warwickshire
CV36 5AB
01608 663759
info@wheelchair-ramps.co.uk

Wheelchair Ramp Information, Advice and Tools

Calculate the length of ramp required with our Wheelchair Ramp Calculator.
General advice, ramp regulations, ramp guidance, etc. Ramp Information : Disability Directory : Resources - We also provide a UK Stairlift Suppliers Directory.
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