The big question on everyone’s lips regarding electric bikes is: “how safe are they?” The answer is very. With an electric moped from E Rider Bikes, you can ride to your hearts content knowing that you’re in a safer position than riders on conventional bicycles.
What Are The Safety Features Of An E Rider Bike?
When compared to traditional push bikes, an E Rider electric moped has some serious safety features designed to keep you safe.
- Limited Speed – To avoid road tax problems, electric bikes are limited to around 23 kph in the UK. This has the added benefit of ensuring that you can’t go too fast and reach unsafe speeds on an electric bike. Of course, you can still be assured that you’ll reach your destination in good time with an electric bike, The point is electric bikes don’t accelerate at an alarming or dangerous rate meaning you can keep yourself and passersby safe when you use your E Rider bike.
- Highly Visible – Because E Rider bikes are electric mopeds, they have all the design elements of one. Included in this are LED headlights, big rear brake lights and highly visible indicators. This means that you can ride your e bike safely at night-time or in low lighting conditions. Naturally, you should combine this with a high visibility jacket when riding at these times but the advantages of brighter lights is clear to see on an E Rider bike. To increase road presence, E Rider bikes also include a horn.
- Better Breaks – In comparison to regular bicycles, electric mopeds have much better breaks. This is because electric bikes have a higher top speed on average, so they must have better brakes by necessity. Electric moped bikes feature an electric cut off to that stops the motor from spinning when the brakes are used. This is a great safety feature for cyclists who plan on using their e bike in major cities as they often rely on their brakes to avoid crashes daily.
- Environmentally Friendly – Because there is no petrol used to power an electric moped, there are no C02 emissions. This means you can reduce your carbon footprint with the purchase of an E Rider bike. And because there is no fuel tank to ignite in the event of a crash, they are a little safer to ride than petrol driven mopeds.
Remember to wear a helmet and high visibility clothing when cycling, especially when riding in high traffic areas.
E Rider Bikes For The Best E Bikes
E Rider electric mopeds are all handmade to ensure our bikes are all constructed to the highest standards. We offer a fast lead in time, so when your order an electric bike from us it should be dispatched within two working days as part of our White Glove delivery service.
Discover what makes an electric moped a safe way to commute and travel with specific safety features from E Rider Bikes.