People in wheelchairs wait twice as long for Uber and Lyft rides, a new study found (UBER, LYFT)
|05/20/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Uber and Lyft could be at risk of not complying with new rules for wheelchair-accessible rides in New York City when they take effect on June 1.
- A new report from the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest group found that wait times were often significantly higher for accessible rides versus inaccessible rides.
- The group compared wheelchair-accessible rides to those without access on 224 trips at major transportation destinations and hospitals throughout the city for its new report, published last week.
Requesting a wheelchair-accessible Uber or Lyft in New York City is often times more expensive and slower than rides read more >>>