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Does Uber Discriminate Against Wheelchair Clients?

Posted on January 20, 2016

Photo via Public Domain Images

Photo via Public Domain Images

Disability rights advocate Dustin Jones filed a complaint Tuesday with New York City's Commission on Human Rights alleging that Uber discriminates against people with disabilities, according to a BuzzFeed News report.

Jones also included video footage of a driver rejecting him because his car wasn't big enough to fit his wheelchair, which wasn't foldable.

The Week article here

Related Topics: ADA vehicles, lawsuits, legal issues, New York City, New York operators, TNCs, Uber

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