Statement on Revised TLC Rules
Uber is proud to support the Taxi and Limousine Commission’s revised rules which allow tech innovation to continue making New York City’s transportation system more progressive for all riders and drivers and ensure that drivers and passengers are protected. We thank Mayor Bill de Blasio and Commissioner Meera Joshi for making this a collaborative process, helping everyone understand the public sector’s imperatives and working across the entire industry to meet the needs of drivers and riders. Uber also thanks the many New Yorkers, our driver-partners and members of the tech community who were engaged in this process.
– Josh Mohrer, Uber NYC General Manager
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.