Zurich (awp) – The specialist in VTC (transport vehicles with driver) Uber is providing races of up to 40 Swiss francs from this Wednesday to vaccination centers in numerous Swiss cities.
With this provide, meant for the primary group of individuals eligible for the anti-Covid vaccine, the Swiss subsidiary of the American large intends to “support the vaccination strategy of the Federal Council and the cantons”, in accordance to a press launch.
Users domiciled in Zurich, Basel, Geneva and Lausanne can ebook a visit to the closest vaccination heart free of cost by way of the app. Uber agrees to cowl up to 20 Swiss francs per journey. For the aged with out a smartphone, the reservation will be made by a relative, who can then accompany the affected person.
As a part of this initiative, it’s Uber and never the person, who will compensate the motive force for the return journey up to 40 Swiss francs.
“By offering free races, we want to do our part to support the vaccination strategy and support those who are on the front lines in the fight against the pandemic and those who get vaccinated first because of their age,” mentioned Jean -Pascal Aribot, General Manager of Uber Switzerland, quoted within the press launch.
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