Bird And Lime Scooters Sent 249 People In Los Angeles To The ER Last Year

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    Dozens of arrests in Copenhagen for drunk scooter driving
    July 8, 2019
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    Why E-Scooters Are on the Rise, Along With Injuries
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    YouTube Star’s Death Renews Concerns About E-Scooters’ Safety
     
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    Boosted gave me a defective scooter. It broke my finger.
     
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    Atlanta pauses scooter permits after deaths
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    "Mopeds to join DC dockless craze

    The District Department of Transportation is opening a permit process next week for a four-month pilot that would allow app-based shared motor-driven cycles like Vespas to hit the streets of D.C. The chosen companies are expected to operate electric vehicles...

    Permits will require companies ensure users follow laws on motor-driven cycles, which include wearing a helmet, having a driver’s license and riding only on the street, not sidewalks.

    Each company could be allowed up to 400 vehicles..."

    https://wtop.com/dc-transit/2019/08/mopeds-to-join-dc-dockless-craze/
     
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    Google Maps adds Lime scooters as transportation option in more than 100 cities
     
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    Electric scooters: Love or hate them? Here's what you need to know
     
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    Fast, not so furious? Europe wrestles with electric scooters
    August 13, 2019
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    Skip unveils its first custom electric scooter
     
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    Despite high injury rates, 80% of e-scooter riders refuse to wear helmets
     
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    Electric scooter at Dropbox HQ in San Francisco catches on fire
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    Dramatic footage of exploding Lime bike battery highlights safety issues
    August 16, 2019
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    Ford’s Bid for Safer Scooters? Tracking College Kids
     
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    Miami orders scooters removed from streets before hurricane Dorian turns them into flying projectiles
     
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    Scooters are a huge problem for cities. No one knows how to solve it yet
     
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    Scooters may be a better business than Uber or Lyft, says Lime president Joe Kraus
    August 30, 2019
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    Being Drunk and Helmet-less Is a Recipe for E-Scooter Disaster
    September 2, 2019
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