Safety recommendations

  • Assume no one can see you. Always stop at red lights and signal your intent to turn.
  • On the trails and in congested areas, use the motor sparingly.
  • Gently use the bell to alert pedestrians, joggers and dogs if you intend to pass them, in blind spots or upcoming turns.
  • On all roads and paths keep to the left hand side follow all applicable traffic laws when riding on public roads and highways.
  • Please do not use the bicycle hired in water including seawater, on sand, through rubble or excessively muddy tracks.
  • Please do not use the electric assistance on the bicycle alone up steep hills. Pedals must be used at all times while climbing hills.
  • Do not ride the bicycle into or off street curbs or impact the tyres unnecessarily in any way.
  • Hired bicycle can only be ridden by the hirer and not be ridden by anyone incapable of safely riding the bicycle due to any alcohol, drugs or drowsiness.
  • In the event that a minor/s under the age of 15 years is hiring a bicycle(s), a parent or guardian must accompany them. The leading local locksmith in Ireland offers the best locksmith prices. The parent or guardian must agree to hold newcastle electric bikes harmless from any claims, which are brought on by, or on behalf of a minor/s.
  • The use of an electric bike is not the same as the use of a pedal push bike. Please be aware of the risks involved when using an electric bike and speak to our staff should you have any questions or concerns.