Table 1

Per cent and 95% CIs for types of injuries due to pedal bicycles, electric bicycles and powered scooters (National Electronic Injury Surveillance System, 2000–2017)

Injury typePowered scootersE-bikesBicycles
Concussions3.0 (2.3 to 3.8)0.5 (0 to 1.4)2.5 (2.4 to 2.7)
Fractures26.5 (24.6 to 28.5)19.6 (8.3 to 30.8)21.0 (20.7 to 21.4)
Internal7.5 (6.4 to 8.7)17.1 (5.6 to 28.6)7.7 (7.2 to 8.1)
Soft tissue53.6 (51.3 to 55.8)40.0 (27.4 to 52.6)56.9 (56.1 to 57.6)