Under Section 59 of the Police Reform Act 2002 if you are riding a motorcycle, quadbike or go-ped
in an inconsiderate or careless manner or riding without authority on any road, public place, public path, moorland and common land and you cause alarm, distress or annoyance to members of the public then your vehicle could be seized by the police.
com)-- The Go-Ped
LightRider electric scooter has taken the world of personal electric transportation by storm.
It is understandable that buying a mini-moto or go-ped
is tempting, however, they are not toys and some are capable of reaching speeds in excess of 30mph.
The order also means Broadhurst faces a stiff penalty if he is caught riding any motorbike, scrambler, quad bike or go-ped
in public in Liverpool, unless he is properly licensed and insured.
Offering the choice of gas or electric scooters is the Nevada-based Patmont Motor Werks, which produces the Go-Ped
Patmont Motor Werks (PMW) recently announced the release of the latest offering in its Go-Ped
electric scooter line -- the ESR750 Sport.
Anyone riding a so-called Go-Ped
on a public road must have a driving licence, insurance, and be registered with the DVLA.
Four years ago the High Court ruled Go-ped
scooters were "motor vehicles" in the eyes of the law and their riders must have a driving licence and third-party insurance to use them on the road.
Beckman began selling the original Go-Ped
years before, and said sales were brisk - about 30 a month.
Mike Edwards, prosecuting, said, 'The officers heard a high-pitched buzzing sound and saw two men riding a motorised go-ped
Lee Ramsden was arrested and charged with a string of motoring offences for riding a 20mph go-ped
through the streets of North Shields.
They can cost between pounds 200 and pounds 300 and anyone thinking of buying a Go-Ped
or any other motorised scooter should think about the legal requirement before they part with such a large sum of money.