When I first started looking at mobility aids frankly it was daunting. There are a ton of them out there. Its a fascinating market stocked with all sorts of offerings at all sorts of prices. We have some real suppliers whose intent is customer satisfaction the same as my own - but there are others who are using mobility aids as 'lick-on stick-on' products with no interest in the user - just laundering their money. I hope when you review my site you will get a gist of what I offer and who '1 2 U' is and the legit and committed purpose we aspire to.
As much as I love NZ the overall market size sadly precludes trying to make a product here. The variations in demand and design let alone end applications means it would be custom builds at huge prices. That's not my intent. I want the best option for my clients at a 'are you flamin joking' price point. Please - have a look at my products. They are pretty good I reckon. I am trying to get a range of products together to cater to most folks in need of a mobility device. I want these products to represent excellent value to you not just in pricing but in specification and a level of quality commensurate to your expectations. I guess you will be the judge of that!
So. Here we are. You are the key. Can I tempt you? My products are made by professional medical supply companies out of Asia. All carry their manufacturers accreditations not least of which are export approvals to EEC and US let alone little ole me down here in Gods Own! Accordingly I give you a 1 year RTB (that's Return to Base) warranty on every item. I also welcome pre-purchase inspection AND have feedback available on my stuff that makes me blush. Too good to be true? Please - have a look through this site...….there is a way through the woods....
Its important stuff getting it right - I would be delighted to show you the products in person. I cordially invite you to drop me a line...or call me....
Reynard Terrace, Takanini, Auckland 2112, NZ
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12U Mobility Aids policy lasts 30 days. If 30 days have gone by since your purchase unfortunately we can’t offer you a refund or exchange by ‘right’.
To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.
To complete your return we require a receipt or proof of purchase.
There are certain situations where only partial refunds are granted (if applicable) but these will need to be agreed first:
Any item not in its original condition, is damaged or missing parts for reasons not due to our error.
Any item that is returned more than 30 days after delivery.
Refunds (if applicable)
Once your return is received and inspected we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.
If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment within a certain amount of days normally 10 to 15.
Late or missing refunds (if applicable)
If you haven’t received a refund yet please firstly check your bank account one more time. Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.
If the refund is by a credit card then contact your credit card company as it may take some time before your refund is officially posted.
If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us at info@12U.co.nz
Sale items (if applicable)
Only regular priced items may be refunded, unfortunately sale items cannot be refunded.
Exchanges (if applicable)
We only replace items if they are defective or damaged by either ourselves or by our contracted third party being proven to be at fault.
You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.
Depending on where you live the time it can take for your exchanged product to reach you may vary.
If you are shipping an item over $75 you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We can’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.