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Don't hate the PMD, blame the rider and pavement design

My personal mobility device brings me so much fun, but my need for speed is also why that can be a problem to other users

Seven years ago, I owned a PMD. Because I was the only e-scooter rider around, it was great.

My fun ended a year after I bought it when its batteries conked out.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 31, 2019, with the headline 'Don't hate the PMD, blame the rider and pavement design'. Subscribe