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Articles Product Liability 17th Jul 2020

Changes to the law of e-scooters

Lucy McCormick explores the issues in an article for New Law Journal.

On 4 July 2020, rental e-scooters became legal on roads in Great Britain for the first time, as part of plans to ease pressure on public transport during the COVID-19 pandemic. There are significant safety concerns, which 12-month trials will seek to ameliorate. Private e-scooters, electric skateboards, hoverboards, segways and other micromobility devices remain prohibited save on private land.

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