Riding lawnmower

Wheelchair user can mow lawn with an MTD riding lawnmower

Riding lawnmower
Riding lawnmower

Description
Model: MTD Riding lawnmower

The brake is foot-operated; the gas lever is hand-operated.
Technique: User drives slowly and regulates speed by accelerating and slowing with the gas lever.

Users comments
The user mows the grass. However, she does not do it when she is home alone.

Purchased from
Home improvement, garden supply store

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

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Tipsare: Lotta

Together with her husband, her daughter, three dogs and a cat Lotta lives in a two-story house in the countryside. She is working as a volunteer for Rekryteringsgruppen (an organization of persons with spinal cord injuries). She was injured in 1983 and has a high paraglegia (TH 3). She does not have any personal assistance.