Queensland’s clamping down on e-scooter ‘cowboys’. Here’s what you need to know

Queensland plans to halve the speed limit for e-scooters on footpaths to 12 kilometers per hour – about twice the typical walking speed – after pedestrians reported feeling unsafe. People with disabilities, in particular, have complained about dizzying speeds and hazards posed by e-scooters strewn across footpaths. The changes are meant to make e-scooters safer … Read more