E-Scooter use is on the rise. In the fourth episode of the Slice of PI podcast series, Katie Lacey (DWF) and Daniel Laking (39 Essex Chambers) discuss the current law around e-scooters and likely future developments.
They provide an overview of the e-scooter trials being held in the UK, discuss potential liability issues and offer practical hints and tips if you are faced with a claim from an e-scooter rider.
The Queen's Speech recently announced the Planning and Levelling Up bill with claims that its plans will streamline the planning and environmental assessment process to make regeneration easier, whilst retaining local input and environmental protection. So what are the plans? Haven't we heard these claims before?