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Eggheads have crunched the numbers and the results are in: It's not just your dignity you lose with e-scooters, life and limb are in peril, too

Michael Wojcik Silver badge

Surely the helmet is still useful if, say, the rider falls off?

Mind you, I wouldn't ride one of these things if you paid me to. Anything within a few miles is walking distance; anything beyond that is further than I'd want to go on an electric scooter even if I didn't find them obnoxious.

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