May 2020 Archives

Rentals: Bikes, Scooters, and New People Sharing the Road

05 18 2020
Other
April Spears

Back in 2018, there was something of an electric scooter craze hitting cities across the U.S. Following companies like Uber and Lyft, as well as bike-sharing installations, several small start-ups poured a ton of money into an attempt at getting electric scooters and rental bikes to be a viable alternative to other transportation. You mostly saw this in major cities, places like San Francisco, New York, and Seattle, where there’s a huge combination of foot traffic and vehicular traffic. Of course…

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Inner City Public Transport Safety

05 18 2020
Other
April Spears

Most major cities around the world have some kind of public transportation system in place. Including trains, subways, light rails, and busses, these modes of transport also come with a variety of different safety considerations. Those considerations are frequently associated with distinct road signals, separate lanes, and a variety of other alerts. While many of these signals are fairly explicit, not everything is obvious, even for people that have been driving in cities that feature inner city…

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