Lime has apologised - and promised a full refund - after trying to sting a critically injured woman with a $100 penalty fee following her collision with a truck in Dunedin.
The US woman critically injured while riding a Lime scooter home in Dunedin last month has been offered a free helmet by a UK-based company.
Renee Whitehouse forgot one important thing after the collision between the Lime scooter she was riding and a truck left her fighting for her life.
Helmets are to be made available to University of Otago students and staff using Lime scooters as the institution reopens for the 2019 academic year.
The young woman hit by a truck while riding a Lime scooter in Dunedin last month faces more surgery but is on the road to full recovery.
A petition calling for Lime e-scooters to be recalled - like any other defective product - is being taken to Wellington by Dunedin writer Lynley Hood.
Daring footage shows the moment a "daredevil" rides into the Auckland Viaduct from the wharf on a Lime scooter after he was paid to do it for $1000.
Helloworld in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin will require scooter-riding staff to wear helmets out of health and safety concerns and is giving hundreds away to the public.
A petition calling for Lime e-scooters to be recalled - like any other defective product is being taken to Wellington by Dunedin writer Dr Lynley Hood.
E-scooters in Dunedin could be rolling towards regulation.
Dunedin Hospital's emergency department is ''apprehensive'' about the student influx resulting in more Lime e-scooter injuries.
Emergency services attend a collision between a Lime scooter and car in Dunedin yesterday.
Dunedin Hospital's emergency department is "apprehensive'' about the student influx leading to more Lime Scooter injuries.
A group of lads from Stokes Valley have gone viral after they slapped a couch onto two Lime Scooters and took it for a drift ride after they saw previously videoed e-scooter antics from Dunedin online.
Lime is stepping up lobbying tactics in a bid to get its e-scooters on the capital's streets.
The elusive Lime scooter was formally caught on camera in South Otago yesterday.
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says bylaws to make e-scooters safer could be considered.
A Lime e-scooter user involved in a near-miss in a Dunedin street yesterday morning believes someone deliberately tampered with the brakes of two scooters.
Lime e-scooters intended for Dunedin are not welcome in Balclutha, the mayor of Clutha says, as the electric vehicles continue to turn up there following their launch.
Lime e-scooter ''juicers'', paid to recharge the batteries of the company's electric scooters in Dunedin, have not been instructed to collect scooters at night.