Before youCycleYou will be given a full demonstration of how the eBike controls work when you pick up. You’ll also be asked to confirm that you are a competent cyclist. We’ll provide you with a helmet, which must be worn at all times while cycling. The dos and don’ts for safe cyclingDOWear the helmet provided at all times when cycling.Only ride on the road or designated cycle routes.Follow the Highway Code.Be aware of blind spots, especially around large vehicles. If in doubt, hang back until it is safe to pass.Wait in front of other vehicles at traffic lights by using the advanced stop line for cyclists.Cycle assertively and take up as much space on the road as you need to to feel safe.Watch out for other vehicles and pedestrians and always show your intentions by giving clear hand signals.Use the bike lock provided to secure the eBike to a permanent structure when unattended.Tell us when you return the bike of any damage/malfunction.DON'TRide under the influence of alcohol or drugs.Ride the eBike off-road.Use a mobile phone while riding. You can hire a mobile phone holder to use your phone for navigation purposes.Attempt to re-charge the battery. Additional batteries are available for hire.Get too close to parked cars in case of doors opening suddenly.Cycle on the pavement or the wrong way up one-way streets (unless marked for cyclists).Ride through red traffic lights – you could be fined.