Uber To Suspend Impacted Riders/Drivers

UBER IS ONE OF THE MANY COMPANIES TO MAKE CORONAVIRUS-BASED ADJUSTMENTS

(CNN) – Uber is taking steps to try to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

CEO Dara Khosrowshahi issued a statement that says “the safety and well-being of everyone who uses Uber is always our priority.”

As a result the ride-hailing company is adding new precautions.

They include: Temporarily suspending the accounts of customers and drivers who have the illness.

Uber is also consulting with an epidemiologist and adding more disinfectants for vehicles.

Customers can also ask Uber eats delivery drivers to leave food at the door.

The U.S. has just topped 1,000 cases of the novel coronavirus.

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