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14. Safety Inspection Checklist
At every use Weekly Monthly Twice-yearly Yearly
Make sure wheelchair rolls
easily and straight. √
Check for vibrations, noise or any deviation
from normal functioning. √
Ensure wheel locks
are working properly. √
Check that both rear wheel
quick-releases are locked. √
Ensure that front stem
is perpendicular to ﬂoor. √
Visually inspect tires (front & rear)
for debris, low pressure, ﬂat spots or wear. √
Make sure anti-tip tubes
are locked in place (if equipped). √
Visually inspect fabric for
protruding metal, rips or tears. √
Ensure that hand grips
are not loose (if equipped). √
Check hand rims for rough edges
and make sure they are free √
from grease or other contaminants.
Checks for component interference.
Check for irregular noise and rattles.
Check tire pressure with a tire gauge
Check seat tension.
Check wheel alignment.
Check for free running of fork bearings.
Have a complete inspection
performed by a qualiﬁed technician. √