If you haven’t put an E in front of your bike yet, now might just be the time to do it. E-bike sales in Europe have gone from strength to strength, and they’re expected to grow from 3.7 million to 17 million by 2030. In 2018, e-bike sales surpassed regular cycle sales in the Netherlands alone.
Electric mobility is quickly emerging as the go-to method of transport in towns and cities. As e-bikes and e-scooters become more powerful and more affordable, they've become a no-brainer compared gas-guzzling cars or crowded trains or buses.
If you have an e-scooter, you may be wondering why you can’t just add it to your Laka policy. You’ve seen home insurers allow you to, but not Laka. I mean, we cover electric bikes, bikes, tandems, penny farthings, panniers, sunglasses, rucksacks and much more, so why would we leave out e-scooters?
E-scooters are on the up as the UK looks for greener transport solutions. Despite their popularity many questions remain unanswered. We’ve created a blog post debunking all of the e-scooter myths and what this all means for e-scooter insurance.
The global Covid-19 pandemic has brought much of the world to a complete stop. However some essential services are marching through these tough times. One of these essential services is local bike shops, which are quickly becoming the heart of the community.