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Helmet Sales Up Following New Mo-Ped Law

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SALISBURY, Md. - It's been almost a week since the new Mo-Ped law went into effect, and local businesses say they've already seen an increase in sales. Helmet sales that is!

We caught up with Scooter Boy in Salisbury. They're offering to do the paperwork for you, with the purchase of a helmet. The new law requires riders to wear a helmet and eye protection, and they must have their scooter registered and insured.

"We sold a lot of new helmets in the past week an a half, two weeks. Normally, we don't do any new purchasing of any inventory especially with helmets, this time of year. The past two weeks we made three orders, said Zach Bankert.

If you haven't already done so, head to the MVA's website and fill out the title forms there. Officials say it beats waiting in the long lines.

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