Types of helmet you need for an electric scooter?

Just like any other small vehicle, safety should be taken into utmost consideration when hopping on an e-scooter. Electric scooters are fun to ride but riding them without safety gear can be quite risky and dangerous. Wearing a helmet when riding on the road is important, to help prevent any injuries if an accident were to happen.

Electric scooters’ speed range is usually from 20mph-50mph. At these speeds, accidents that may occur can cause quite sever injuries. By wearing protective gear such as a helmet, you are taking all the necessary precautions and you are safeguarding yourself from being injured from the many larger vehicles that may be on the road such as cars and other motorized vehicles.

Although currently there are no helmets made specifically for electric scooters, Gottascoot offers you a uniquely designed helmet tailored to your needs, providing you with protection and safety when on the road.

The Overade Plixi Fit Folding Helmet is considered to be the best scooter helmet on the market! It is designed to give you style, comfort and most importantly – safety and protection! It has lockable dividers and has a specially designed adjustable fit system. It also includes 14 vents which offer a great amount of airflow across your head. Its volume becomes divided by three because the Overade Plixi Fit Helmet can be folded and easily stored in small places such as your bag, making it easy to carry anywhere with you.

Here is a list of the Overade Plixi Fit Folding Helmet specifications:

  • Size of the helmet when folded: 21 x 11 x 16 cm
  • Weight: 440 g for the S-M helmet and 490 g for the L-XL helmet
  • Adjustable fit system and lockable dividers
  • Outer shell is made of ABS – inner shell is made of expanded polystyrene
  • Adjustable straps with chin protection

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The Overade Plixi Fit Folding Helmet also has amazing accessories that go along with it. These will provide you with much needed extra safety while riding your scooter on the road.

  1. OVERADE BLINXIBLINXI is a helmet indicator light rear warning and right and left turn signals. This added accessory will help you to be seen by other driver especially at night.


  1. OVERADE PLIXI FIT VISORwhen attached to your helmet, the visor will protect you from the rain and sun. it is easily removable and adds a touch of style to your helmet. 


  1. Overade Plixi Fit Waterproof UmbrellaThis is a perfect match for your Plixi Fit scooter helmet. It is removable, easy to hang and most importantly it protects you from the rain. And what’s also fun is that you can accessorize your helmet with your waterproof umbrella. 

If you’d like to check out many more accessories to add to your collection be sure to click on the following link – http://gottascoot.co.uk/accessories/

Please be sure to remember these useful tips when buying and using a helmet or any protective gear:

  • Ensure that your helmet suits and is fitted to you correctly. If loose, the helmet will most likely not provide you with much protection in an accident – not much use!
  • Avoid purchasing second-hand helmets to prevent using an already damaged helmet by the previous owner- this will not have the same protective strength as a new helmet would!
  • Always and immediately replace a helmet if it has been damaged.


If you are still looking for the best-suited helmet and accessories, check out our escooter accessories page where you will find everything you need.


For more information or any inquiries you may have please get in touch via our contact us page


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