Are e-bikes safe?

An electric bike is generally regarded to be as safe as a traditional bicycle. But that’s not to say there are no risks. Here are the e-bike safety tips you need to know before you ride:

1. Ride at a safe speed
2. Keep a safe distance from cars
3. Check steering, gears, pedals and brakes
4. Wear a helmet rated for your speed
5. Obey traffic laws
6. Use hand signals
7. Check your tire pressure
8. Ensure the battery is correctly docked