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Speed guns deployed to curb reckless riding by e-scooter users and cyclists

Speed guns deployed to curb reckless riding by e-scooter users and cyclists

Speed guns deployed to curb reckless riding by e-scooter users and cyclists 1 of 4 CREDIT SOURCE: https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/transport/speed-guns-deployed-to-curb-reckless-riding-by-users-of-e-scooters-and-cyclists Active Mobility Enforcement Officers (AMEOs) use a speed gun to spot speeding PMD users.ST PHOTO: BENJAMIN SEETOR PUBLISHED MAY 2, 2018, 10:28 PM SGT FACEBOOKTWITTEREMAIL Adrian Lim Transport Correspondent   SINGAPORE - Enforcement officers are now equipped with speed guns to catch cyclists and e-scooter users who break the speed limits on paths. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) officially deployed such devices on Tuesday (May 1), the same day that the Active Mobility Act took effect, giving the authority more powers to deal with errant...

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The Great electric-scooter takeover of San Francisco

The Great electric-scooter takeover of San Francisco

The Great electric-scooter takeover of San Francisco April 30, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO TRANSPORTATION https://sf.curbed.com/2018/4/5/17202690/electric-scooters-san-francisco-facts-info-how-to Everything you need to know about the great electric-scooter takeover of San Francisco 16 Do not ride on sidewalks, do not ride on sidewalks, do not ride on sidewalks By Brock Keeling@BrockKeeling  Updated Apr 9, 2018, 11:55am PDT SHARE Lime scooter in the Tenderloin.  Photos by Brock Keeling No one, including you, looks smurfy riding a scooter after the age of 9. But that hasn’t stopped scores of companies from studding San Francisco sidewalks with an abundance of motorized scooters. Spin. Bird. LimeBike. Over the last two weeks, these cash-flush companies have offered...

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New laws for electric scooters in Singapore

New laws for electric scooters in Singapore

Credit source : LTA https://www.lta.gov.sg/content/ltaweb/en/walk-cycle-ride/rules-and-code-of-conduct.html   RULES AND CODE OF CONDUCT Making Walk Cycle Ride SG a reality goes beyond infrastructure. All of us need to look out for each other to get around safely. To that end, the Active Mobility Act (AMA), containing a set of rules and code of conduct for cyclists, and riders of personal mobility devices (PMDs) and power-assisted bicycles (PABs), was put in place. The AMA also provides LTA with legislative and enforcement powers to regulate the use of bicycles, PMDs and PABs on public paths, as well as the sale of these devices. Read on to learn more. Where...

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New Laws for Electric Scooter in USA - California

Electric Scooter Laws in California, USA April 26, 2018 This is a guide for those intending to purchase and use an electric scooter in the state of California USA. Please visit your local state DMV for latest updated information   Electric Scooter Laws in California   California Electric Scooter Law Summary: A driver's license or learners permit is required to drive an electric scooter. No insurance, registration or license plates are required.  Driver must wear a bicycle helmet. Drive shall not operate motorized scooter in excesses of 15 mph. Driver shall not operate on public road with a speed limit...

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E-scooter registration from 2nd half of 2018

E-scooter registration from 2nd half of 2018

Parliament: Mandatory registration of e-scooters from second half of 2018 The move to register e-scooters comes after a similar initiative was introduced for electric bicycles in August, aimed at enhancing enforcement against reckless riding and the use of non-compliant devices.PHOTO: ST FILE PUBLISHED MAR 7, 2018, 11:42 AM SGT FACEBOOKTWITTEREMAIL Zhaki Abdullah SINGAPORE - E-scooter users will have to register their devices from the second half of this year (2018) as the Government tries to rein in reckless riders. Senior Minister of State (Transport) Dr Lam Pin Min said in Parliament on Wednesday (March 7) that the Government had accepted...

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