injuries using a Segway
injuries using a Segway

A new form of personal transportation that has grown in popularity in recent years is the use of a Segway. This is a powered, two-wheeled device that provides upright transport for individuals, as opposed to using a bicycle, skateboard, etc.

Overview of the Laws Governing the Use of Segways

Many people are surprised to discover that Segways are not deemed “motor vehicles” under federal law. As a result, Segways are not regulated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Instead, these transport devices are regulated by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission and are simply categorized as consumer products…

Marina Gafanovich

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