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Uber launches fleet of wheelchair-accessible cars in London

The company is also working with charities to train partner-drivers on disability equality courses

by: Caroline Preece
11 May 2016

Uber is launching a new Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) option in London, working with accessibility charities to bring its services to more people in the city.

Charities Scope, Whizz-Kidz and Transport for All are supporting the launch of uberWAV, with the company set to invest more than 1 million over the first 18 months. The vehicles themselves will be kitted out with a rear-entry ramp, winch and restraints, allowing [...]

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