Autoadapt UK Ltd highly commended at UK awards

19 July 2010

Autoadapt UK Ltd has been commended at the fifth annual Supplier Awards, presented by Motability Operations, the company which operates the Motability car, powered wheelchair and scooter scheme in the UK.

Autoadapt UK's Carl Birkin, Office Manager, and John Bhogal, UK Sales Director, with the Motability Operations Supplier Awards' host, BBC newsreader Huw Edwards.

Recognising the people and businesses who deliver outstanding choice, excellence and customer satisfaction to over half a million Motability customers, the Supplier Awards cover all areas of the Motability Operations business.

Autoadapt UK Ltd was commended in the Adaptation Partner category.

Mike Betts, chief executive, Motability Operations, explains:
“The Supplier Awards are an opportunity for us to offer sincere thanks to the people who deliver fantastic results for both our customers and our business. In 2009 Motability achieved the highest ever levels in customer satisfaction. The last year would not have been possible without the support and partnership of our dedicated suppliers and business partners.”

Product innovation, quality and customer solutions that provide accessibility that would not be possible with standard adaptations are all huge reasons why Autoadapt achieve the highly commended award at the Motability Operations Supplier Awards. Recognised for the great value for money, and the huge range of adaptations that easily cope with heavy power wheelchairs, Autoadapt has improved the adaptations sector of the Motability Operations business.

Motability Operations Supplier Awards 2010The Adaptation Partner accolade was one of 13 categories awarded at the event. In addition to the winners, a series of commended awards were also distributed in each category.

John Bhogal, UK Sales Director, Autoadapt UK Ltd, commented:
“We are delighted – being commended for Adaptation Partner is testament to the efforts of our whole team in delivering excellence and we look forward to continuing to work with Motability Operations in the future. And we shall certainly be aiming to go one better and win the main award next year!”

The Motability Operations Supplier Awards took place at a business lunch on 16 July at Brocket Hall in Hertfordshire and were hosted by BBC newsreader Huw Edwards.

Motability Operations manages the worry-free car, powered wheelchair and scooter scheme for disabled people and their families. Anyone who receives the Higher Rate Mobility Component of the Disability Living Allowance or the War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement can exchange this monthly payment for a brand new car, powered wheelchair or scooter through Motability.


About Motability

Motability is the UK’s leading car, powered wheelchair and scooter scheme for disabled people. It provides affordable convenient, worry-free motoring to around 550,000 disabled customers and their families.

Customer benefits for those leasing a car, powered wheelchair or scooter include an affordable and wide range of choices, insurance, servicing and maintenance, breakdown assistance, tyre and windscreen replacement, up to two named drivers for your car and a dedicated UK based Customer Services team. For more information see