A third of the page down stats on other claims are given which dwarf the escooter numbers.
But most people won’t have read that far.
“ ACC data since e-scooters launched in October 2018 reveals:
- Cycling injuries cost taxpayers just under $74.7m – more than 10 times more than e-scooters. Skateboard and push scooter injuries also cost more, just over $16.1m and $11.3m respectively. (This equipment is also used for sport)”