Month: September 2017

Recommended Safety Equipment to Wear on a Hoverboard

Recommended Safety Equipment to Wear on a Hoverboard

News
Hoverboards have become a craze among children, teenagers, and adults since they became available in the market, and the days when hoverboards exploded or caught fire are gone (mostly). Although these contraptions do not really levitate such as the one seen in the 1989 movie “Back to the Future Part II”, standing on two feet on a high-speed device without any support at all such as handle bars can create an illusion of hovering. Is Riding A Hoverboard Safe? While almost anyone who had ridden a hoverboard says that it is just as safe as riding a bicycle or a scooter, the fact that only the rider’s feet control its movement and direction makes it quite a high-risk activity. Since there are no handle bars to help riders keep their balance, falling from it has become a common experience es