E-Scooters – Navigating Legal Challenges and Safety Concerns

EV Law News
December 6, 2023

New regulations introduced in England require hirers of rental e-scooters to provide their full name and driving licence number.

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DfT Contract to define e-scooter regs

EV Law News
July 14, 2023

TRL and WMG win DfT contract to help define e-scooter regulations in the UK


Best practice guide for Cities

EV Law News
March 16, 2023

5 leading E-Scooter firms team up to produce a 'best practice' guide for cities.

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Shared E-Scooter incident Data

EV Law News
January 12, 2023

E-Scooter Micro-mobility association publishes first-of-its-kind incident data involving shared e-scooters.


Legalisation delays

EV Law News
December 15, 2022

Planned laws to legalise private e-scooters face delay.

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E-scooter rider sues council

EV Law News
December 1, 2022

Illegal e-scooter rider sues council for £30,000 over pothole crash which broke her leg.

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‘E-scooter slaying must end’ IAM RoadSmart plea

EV Law News
October 11, 2022

Tenfold increase in E-scoooter deaths in just one year. Regulation is deperately needed now.

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East Sussex e-scooter rider jailed for injuring elderly woman

EV Law News
September 27, 2022

An e-scooter rider in East Sussex who has knocked over an elderly woman (Aged 79) whilst trying to evade police has been found guilty and jailed for his misconduct.

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E-scooter rider went straight into a 4×4 after riding across a junction without looking

EV Law News
August 18, 2022

Just one week ago a horrifying incident was captured by a dashcam in Hertfordshire, as an e-scooter rider went straight into a 4x4 after riding across a junction without looking.


Gender disparity in e-scooter riders

EV Law News
August 8, 2022

A recent study shows there's a gender dispartity in electric scooter users with many more male riders than female.

Lady on an E-Scooter

E-scooters: legalisation and regulations

EV Law News
July 27, 2022

Victims in accidents involving illegally ridden e-scooters face a needlessly troublesome battle for compensation, in accordance with a report calling for legalisation and regulation for the electric-powered vehicles.

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How e-scooters are regulated in Europe?

EV Law News
July 21, 2022

You can love them or hate them, but electric scooters have become something of a fixture in many European countries, from France to Germany or Italy, including the eastern block

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