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The legal battle over electric scooter safety is just starting

The rise of the rented e-scooter has also brought safety fears and injury-related lawsuits. What happens when a new mobility mode meets the American legal system?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2019

A giant legal battle over electric scooter safety is just starting

The rise of the rented e-scooter has also brought safety fears and injury-related lawsuits. What happens when a new mobility mode meets the American legal system?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2019

Bird Is Bringing More Electric Scooters To European Cities

Electric scooter ridesharing leader Bird has announced it will be ramping up its services throughout Europe starting this.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 15th, 2019

Electric Scooter Startups Battle City of San Francisco

Older and wiser after its battles with Uber, the city of San Francisco has a new target: electric scooter startups. Can they survive regulation?.....»»

Category: topSource: incApr 18th, 2018

Electric Scooter Startups in Battle with San Francisco 

Older and wiser after its battles with Uber, the city of San Francisco has a new target: electric scooter startups. Can they survive regulation?.....»»

Category: topSource: incApr 17th, 2018

Uber"s next battle with Lyft could be over the electric scooters that are slowly taking over the country

Reuters Uber is applying for a scooter permit in San Francisco, Axios first reported Thursday. Uber is the seventh company that has e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Lime Introduces Electric Scooters In Paris

The electric scooter craze has gone global.  The electric scooter craze has gone global. Starting Friday, California-based s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 21st, 2018

Uber to return to London with temporary license after legal battle

The firm said it has made significant changes since a regulator refused to renew the company's operating license last year over public safety concerns......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 26th, 2018

The Booming E-Scooter Market Just Reported Its First Fatality

Play it safe While California just made it legal for adults to ride electric scooters without a helmet, the wildly popular vehicle has had its first confirmed fatality. The Washin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 21st, 2018

Electric scooter giant Lime says it recalled scooters amid fears that some could catch on fire

The electric scooter company Lime pulled several thousands devices off California streets due to concerns about rider safety and the threat of fire. The effort coincided with a blaze in a company warehouse involving a faulty battery......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 30th, 2018

Scooter Startup Lime Is Road Testing a Car-Sharing Service, Starting in Seattle

The electric scooter company plans to veer into car-sharing market. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 31st, 2018

Tesla seeking $167M from ex-employee accused of sabotage

Tesla's legal battle with ex-employee Martin Tripp is turning even more acrimonious. The electric vehicle maker is now seeking $167 million in damages from the former process engineer, Nevada case filings reveal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2018

Regulators accuse PG&E of falsifying gas line safety records

Already facing billions of dollars in potential legal liability over wildfires, Pacific Gas & Electric got more bad news Friday afternoon. The California Public Utilities Commission said that a staff investigation alleges that PG&E falsified gas pipeli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Lime Is Facing An Issue With Its Electric Scooters – Again

Over the last few months, electric scooter company Lime has been in the news repeatedly – but usually for the wrong reasons. Uber-backed startup Lime has been in a fierce battle for dominance in the electric bike-sharing market. Lyft (the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2019

LuLaRoe founder says the company is "starting over" amid seller exodus and looming $63 million legal battle

YouTube/LuLaRoe LuLaRoe's top executives sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2019

E-scooter safety under scrutiny

The arrival of electric scooters in cities across the country is increasing scrutiny of their safety.   According to a new Consumer Reports investigation, which did a spot check of hospitals and public agencies such as police departments, an es.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

PG&E says it"s fixed many major safety risks on lines, poles

Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. officials say the utility discovered around 1,000 high-priority safety risks on its transmission lines and distribution poles during several months of inspections and most have been fixed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews18 hr. 4 min. ago

PG&E completes safety inspection of distribution infrastructure

Electric utility PG&E Corp said on Wednesday it has completed visual inspections of about 99% of its distribution infrastructure to provide additional precautionary measures intended to reduce wildfire risk......»»

Category: topSource: reuters22 hr. 20 min. ago

Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter For Just $339.99

Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter with 18.6 mile range and 15.5 MPH speed, is now on sale for just $339.99 shipped from Woot! This has never sold for less than $399 from Amazon. Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Xiaomi […] The post Xiaomi Mi E.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 19th, 2019

Is China"s electric dream in danger?

A once thriving electric vehicle industry in China is starting to feel the pinch from Beijing putting the breaks on its generous subsidy plans and a slowing performance from established rivals like Tesla. Michelle Hennessy reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 18th, 2019

Bird launches designated scooter parking

Bird Rides Inc. has introduced another measure to make its shared electric scooters more palatable to the cities to which they’ve flocked. The Santa Monica, California-based company is rolling out a new solution that nudges riders to park in predete.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019