Wheelchair Ramps

drive in ramp

Introducing the combi! It has never been easier to purchase a portable drive-in system

The Ramp People are well known for our portable wheelchair ramps. Customers may not always desire a permanent wheelchair ramp outside their home, whether for reasons of security or curb appeal. Combining two of our most popular products, the aluminium folding wheelchair ramp and the rubber threshold ramp, the combi provides a complete solution for ...
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RollAble Wheelchair Ramp

RollAble Wheelchair Ramp

Introducing our RollAble ramp, designed to allow wheelchairs and scooters to overcome steps, kerbs and thresholds. Available in 3 widths. 350kg capacity. Suitable for indoor and outdoor ...
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wheelchair on the adjustable threshold ramp

Reclaim VAT on Disabled Access Ramps

If you are located within the Republic of Ireland and you have a disability you can reclaim VAT (currently 23% across Ireland) on mobility aids, including wheelchair ramps. If you are disabled and have paid VAT on a product which is designed to assist those with disabilities, such as a wheelchair ramp, you can make a claim for the VAT ...
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Wheelchair Accessible Taxi ramp loading scooter into car

Create a Wheelchair Accessible Taxi

The Equality Act 2010 requires taxi drivers to provide assistance to those in wheelchairs. Prior to this the  Disability Discrimination Act 1995 was in place to ensure taxis remained accessible. It is important that taxi drivers of course are able to find the right ramp to provide users with a smooth gradient whilst still having enough space ...
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Making Your Pride Event Wheelchair Accessible

Making Your Pride Event Wheelchair Accessible

Pride is held yearly, every June to celebrate the LGBTQ+ movement and to remember the 1969 Stonewall riots. Various Pride marches and events are held throughout the June and the following months to celebrate the spectrum of sexual and gender diversity. However, many Pride events are not accessible for many disabled and neurodiverse people. We have ...
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foldable wheelchair ramps for office

Creating a Disabled Friendly Workplace

With such a wide range of disabilities, one solution doesn't fit all. Creating a Disabled Friendly Workplace can seem daunting with so many factors to consider and the legal implications if you get it wrong. If you are making changes for a specific person, for example, a new employee, we recommend undertaking a risk assessment and discussing ...
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Eco-friendly recycled rubber ramps

Recycled Rubber Ramps!

If you have read our other blogs, you probably know that our rubber threshold ramps are great solutions to allow people to overcome door thresholds, curbs and over low heights. What you may not know is that all of our rubber threshold ramps are eco friendly and are made from 100% recycled rubber! They are a cheap and simple solution that are also ...
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The Ramp People Modular Ramp Systems

Adjustable Access - The Flexibility of Modular Ramp Systems!

The Ramp People's modular ramp systems are a really flexible solution that can be used in a large variety of places. Whether you need them for home use or for a commercial building, these modular ramps offer unparalleled customisation to fit almost any building entrance. This means they are great for places where a portable or temporary solution ...
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The Ramp People's Rubber Threshold Ramps

Ramp Buying Guide – Rubber Threshold Ramps

Our Rubber Threshold Ramps are simple solutions to allow users to navigate through doorways, curbs and over low heights. To select the correct ramp for your requirements, simply measure the vertical height of the threshold and select a rubber threshold ramp that is the same as (or as close as possible to) the threshold height. Our rubber threshold ...
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Premium Wheelchair Ramp with blue grip surface

New Lightweight, Premium Wheelchair Ramp - The iRamp

Introducing the lightweight and portable premium iRamp. With a blue grip surface, contrasting safety stripes and a 400kg capacity, the ramp is perfect for manual wheelchairs, electric wheelchairs and scooters. The Swedish produced iRamp is made to a premium quality. At only 5.5cm thick when folded, the ramp is easy to store. The ramps start ...
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DDA ramps that are wheelchair friendly

Make Your Event Wheelchair Friendly!

With 1 in 7 in Ireland reported to have a disability, it is important to consider Wheelchair users when planning events to ensure they are able to access as many areas as possible in the easiest way.   Allow Wheelchairs To Easily Pass Over Cables   During events there are often a vast number of cables which are required to be ...
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Folding wheelchair ramp and a rubber threshold ramp

Easily Overcome Door Thresholds With Your Wheelchairs

Easily overcome thresholds with your manual wheelchair, electric wheelchair or scooter. Folding solutions available and solutions which can be left outside. Extensive range, lightweight options. Anti-slip. Find the best solution for your threshold. ...
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Accessibility & Disability
VAT for Disability Aids - folding wheelchair ramp

How to Claim Back VAT for Disability Aids

Purchasing a wheelchair ramp but unsure how you can claim back the VAT? You can claim the amount paid back by simply clicking the link below;  https://www.revenue.ie/en/online-services/services/claims-and-refunds/apply-for-refund-of-vat-on-aids-and-appliances-for-persons-with-disabilities.aspxYou can claim a refund of VAT on certain aids ...
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Telescopic Wheelchair Ramps in bag

The Benefits of Wheelchair Channel Ramps

Channel ramps are a perfect, lightweight solution for helping manual wheelchairs go up steps and overcome thresholds. We have premium and economy solutions, with prices starting from just €90.00 + VAT, with free delivery across Ireland. Our Channels ramps are available in lengths of 4ft to 12ft, making them suitable for heights up to ...
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Overcoming Thresholds In A Wheelchair

Overcoming Thresholds In A Wheelchair

Overcoming thresholds within the home is a common difficulty for many wheelchair users. Here at The Ramp People we offer an array of ramps which can help you to overcome the threshold, whether it's a PVC doorway or wooden threshold our team are happy to help. Up & Over Ramp - For Manual Wheelchairs, Electric Wheelchairs & Scooters The ...
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Low Profile Cable Protectors - Perfect For Wheelchairs

Low Profile Cable Protectors - Perfect For Wheelchairs

When covering cables, it is important to consider who and what will be passing over the cable protector. As well as considering the maximum capacity you need a cable protector to hold, you should also consider if wheelchairs, buggies, or other items with low clearance, such as pallet trucks, may be passing over the cable protectors. For events, ...
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Making Ireland accessible for physical disabilities this Christmas

Making Ireland accessible for physical disabilities this Christmas

Christmas is a busy time of year for all us, whether it’s getting last-minute Christmas shopping done, picking the best turkey in the supermarket or just out enjoying the festivities. While it should be a fun time for all, often people with disabilities don’t have the same experience that the rest of us do. People with all types of ...
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Accessible public transport in Ireland

Accessible public transport in Ireland

From bustling cities to stunning countryside, Ireland has everything you could want from a holiday whether it’s a minibreak or a longer stay. Plus, when Ireland say they have something for everyone, they really mean it. As well as sights and attractions to suit every kind of person, they also have great public transport accessibility so that all ...
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