Riders on e-scooters can increasingly be seen weaving through traffic and pedestrians as they make their way through the city centre in Sydney.
Such conduct, at least in Australia's largest city, is actually illegal.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 02, 2019, with the headline 'NSW rules out e-scooter trials in Sydney over safety fears'. Print Edition | Subscribe
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