Written evidence submitted by Allan Dare


In 2019 my wife and I spent several days in Stockholm, where e-scooters have been used for some time. We noted that:



Given the above, I believe that any  benefits from e-scooters are outweighed by the disbenefits, and that on balance they should not be allowed in the UK. Moreover, if they are to be allowed, a proper legislative framework should be implemented before any trails start. This should include:



I hope that these comments are of use.


June 2020