Legal Guide

Laws about electric scooters differ from country to country, from state to state, and sometimes, from city to city. Things can be confusing at times.

The legal guides here will provide you a simple and clear starting point and will quickly inform you about the traffic laws, regulations, and legality of electric scooters in your area. Of course, it’s recommended you cross-reference the information with your local authorities as well, as the information here can’t be considered legal advice, but still, it will give you a quick insight and point you to several sources that might be relevant to your situation.

Electric Scooter Warranty and Returns Guide – Gotchas and Fine Print, Simplified

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When buying a new scooter, or even a used one that’s still under warranty, it’s crucial you understand the basics of how warranties work, but also be aware of all the common traps, pitfalls, and gotchas. Naturally, the specifics will differ across scooter models and brands, the retailers, and where you buy, but there are …

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Electric scooter legality – a complete guide to laws and regulations for every country and state

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This is the complete electric scooter legal guide. We will cover all the known laws and regulations concerning electric scooters, for every country that has that data available. We will start with some general questions and answers that apply in most places and scenarios. Then, all the known laws and regulations are listed per country …

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Airline Approved Electric Scooters – Only These Scooters Are Allowed On Board

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Taking your electric scooter on an airplane is complicated. Chances are, you will probably not be able to take your electric scooter on your flight. Most airlines strictly prohibit any kind of electric rideables on board. This applies to both checked-in and carry-on baggage. The few airlines that allow electric scooters have strict rules and …

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Electric Scooter Age Requirement – Exactly How Old You Must Be To Ride In Every Country

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Like with most other vehicles, there might be some age requirements for electric scooters. As expected, that varies greatly depending on the location. Since this is one of the most common questions that people looking to buy an electric scooter frequently have, I’ve gone through all the legal resources available and put together this electric …

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