If you’ve flown somewhere, you’ve likely seen the walkaround before.
The captain outside the airplane, walking around it with a little clipboard.
Just like we’ll do on our boards before we ride. Make a checklist and check each major function of the board before riding.
If anything is askew - postpone the ride until it can be safely resolved.
The walkaround has no doubt saved thousands of lives when it comes to flying planes and it could save your skin too if you do it before you ride.
In this video Miles Founder, Rob Rast, explains exactly what to look for during the pre-ride walkaround.