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e) Holding riders accountable for unsafe actions. In our experience, there is a percentage of bike and scooter riders who operate these vehicles on sidewalks in a very unsafe manner. While these riders don’t have a monopoly on obnoxious
behavior, it’s a problem and one the companies themselves are uniquely positioned to help address with respect to their customers.
- i. Companies should be required to affix a unique identification to each device so that it is visible coming and going at a distance of at least 10 feet, and to provide and publicize the phone number where unsafe practices
can be reported by citizens.
- ii. Based in part on this reporting, companies should be required to use reasonable efforts to curtail and/or eliminate the customer privileges of frequent violators, and to report to the City their efforts and success in