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Bird will let you earn free scooter rides by snapping 'helmet selfies' - CNET

8 monthes ago   |   By CNET

The company is also launching a marketplace for protective gear.
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Bird will give free scooter rentals to riders who prove they're wearing a helmet by taking 'helmet selfies'

Bird will give free scooter rentals to riders who prove they're wearing a helmet by taking 'helmet selfies'

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Electric scooter startup Bird announced Tuesday that it was rolling out a new initiative to encourage riders to start wearing helmets.
By taking a 'helmet selfie,' scooter users are eligible for 'ride-centric incentives' including credit for free rides in the future.
Safety has long been a barrier for scooter rental companies. Cities like San Francisco and Washington have restricted or banned access to scooters, in part due to safety concerns.
Bird said it previously tried giving away close to 75,000 helmets to boost rider safety, but concluded that the program had not had a meaningful...
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