Scooters can be made of plastic, aluminum, metal, or steel. The plastic material scooter will be lightweight because it is designed for toddlers aged two years. However, as you may know, plastic is not a durable material. Therefore, for children over 3.5 years, it is better you buy a metal material scooter. Certainly heavier and more difficult to drive, but the more often it is run, the easier it will be for children to control it. Meanwhile, if you want to buy a scooter that can be stored easily, perhaps you need to buy the Xiaomi foldable electric scooter.
In addition, it will be useful for physical development, and certainly more durable than plastic. There is also a scooter made of aluminum which is a lightweight material and is quite durable. Some other scooter models are made of steel (hard metal) which is very heavy and very durable. The best choice is a scooter made of a combination of aluminum and steel.
After that, how to choose the safest scooter for children? You can’t always prevent it from falling while riding on the scooter, but you can reduce the risk by choosing an scooter that has a rear brake. Usually, the brakes are located above the rear wheels, but there are also models with front brakes.
Well, this front brake scooter model can be dangerous if used when scooter in high speed because the risk of a child falling is very large. In fact, children can fall over the handlebars. Therefore, choose scooter with brakes on the rear wheel.