Police turn to e-scooter data to trace suspects
The most recent case in which police have used e-scooter data was a suspected child harassment incident in Tampere.
Helsinki shuts down e-scooters on weekend nights
The new rules went into effect on Friday, initially as a trial that lasts until January.
E-scooter top speeds slashed in Helsinki
Authorities are still pushing for a total ban on e-scooter usage on weekend nights, but no final decision has yet been reached on that matter.
Turku bus driver suspected of negligent homicide in fatal e-scooter accident
A woman in her twenties died following a collision between an e-scooter and a bus in the city last week.
Most Helsinki e-scooter injuries at night and while drunk; doctors call for weekend night-time ban
Serious accidents have continued despite last month's decision to lower speeds in urban areas at night.
E-scooter companies to limit speeds in built-up areas at night
The new limit will be 15 kilometres per hour and will be in effect in downtown urban areas across Finland from the end of next week.
Minister: Speed limits on electric scooters will lead to "significant improvement" in safety
The Helsinki and Uusimaa hospital district has reported an increase in the number of patients treated for injuries related to an accident involving an electric scooter.
Speeds lowered on electric scooters in hopes of reducing late-night accidents
The speeds on electric scooters will be lowered this weekend between 11pm and 6am in restaurant-heavy areas of Helsinki.
Thursday's papers: Sote next steps, drunk scooter riders, Midsummer menus
Thursday's papers look into the future of social and healthcare services, e-scooter injuries and the tastes of Midsummer.
Study: Turku scooter injuries mostly suffered by inebriated users
The study looked at scooter accidents in Turku in 2019.
Epidemic sparks bike sales spike in Helsinki
A retailer reports that sales of e-scooters were also up this spring.