Lime scooters recalled after wave of battery fires

Lime recently recalled part of its scooter fleet due to multiple cases of batteries catching fire. While Lime says it “uses many different manufacturers for the production of our bikes and scooters” the recent problems can be traced to flagship manufacturer Segway Ninebot. Segway Ninebot is famous for creating the Segway Personal Tran...
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Scooter share companies face class action lawsuit

Scooter share companies Bird and Lime face a nationwide class action lawsuit after injuries mount and a second rider death occurred in the United States. The lawsuit accuses the companies of “gross negligence” for “dumping” scooters on the public with minimum safety instructions and training. The result has been over one hundred compl...
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How evil are scooters?

Electric scooters offer immense benefits to riders and their communities. They emit no carbon dioxide. They reduce traffic and smog. They are the most convenient option for getting to places too far to walk but within a few miles. They cost the same as a normal bicycle but are much smaller and you don't have to break a sweat. Despite ...
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