I know that skateboarding here in US is really common and mostly teenagers used this skateboards. Hope that they will just have to be very extra careful especially when on the road.
And when you safely use this, it should not be a problem because they are design for a safety use. That way those who are fan of using skateboards can easily use and even have their board for last. If I were you, why don't you take a look at www.warehouseskateboards.com for more details.