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We are riders and insurance experts who give advice and share insights to educate fellow riders and keep them safe while on road or trail. We want you to become a better rider by helping you understand and manage risk associated with your lifestyle.

Electric bicycles

Ebike laws and regulations
kat@velosurance.com By Katrina Voitenko Sep 30th, 2020
Ebike laws and regulations

The sheer exhilaration of riding a bike as a child is enough to get someone hooked for life. Add a motor to the mix for some extra speed and it...

Electric bicycles | 9 MIN READ
Tips on buying an electric bicycle
dave By David Williams Dec 9th, 2017
Tips on buying an electric bicycle

Even though the first US patents documenting electric bicycles were granted in the 1890’s, it wasn’t until the early 2000’s that they really started...

Electric bicycles | 5 MIN READ
E-bikes are wooing Americans
dave By David Williams Oct 3rd, 2016
E-bikes are wooing Americans

Electric bike sales in Europe have shown double-digit growth, with sales in the Netherlands surging by 24%. It’s estimated that about 350,000...

Electric bicycles | 7 MIN READ
Velosurance available for electric bicycles
dave By David Williams Dec 26th, 2013
Velosurance available for electric bicycles

While the first US patents documenting electric bikes were granted in the 1890’s, the changes made to e-bikes in the early 2000’s proved to be...

Electric bicycles | 4 MIN READ