Lahore – (1 April, 2018): Uber Pakistan, the leading global smartphone app seamlessly connecting riders to drivers, recently launched uberMOTO in Lahore. To emphasise their commitment to biker and rider safety, they held a ‘Ride For Safety’ Moto-Rally in Lahore with the biker community and Uber motorbike-riders.
Uber Pakistan, understanding and emphasising the need for safety, has made it their utmost priority to ensure that riders and drivers using their applications are safe. The use of motorcycle is at its peak in Pakistan with an average of 7,500 new motorcycles hitting the road daily. Through the ‘Ride for Safety’ Uber emphasised the use of helmets when using uberMOTO, to their motorbike riders. For every rider that joined the bike-ride, Uber Pakistan donated a helmet to the motorbike-rider.
Uber has innovated the transportation industry globally, since its inception, and is now introducing new transport alternatives in the local market. uberMOTO is another such service that aims to provide millions of Pakistanis with an affordable, safe transport alternative, while also creating job opportunities for bike owners.
The Moto-Rally started from outside Gaddafi Stadium and went through Canal, Jail Road, Main Boulevard and back to the Gaddafi Stadium. The biker community and partner-drivers showed their support to the cause by joining the ride and appreciating Uber Pakistan’s efforts in ensuring safety for the drivers as well as the riders.
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Uber is evolving the way the world moves through its app. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers at the push of a button, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for our partner drivers and transport operators. Uber’s rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer and is currently providing service in more than 600 cities across 77 countries on six continents. To request a ride, users must download the free application for Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, Blackberry 7, or sign up at uber.com/app. For more information, please visit: uber.com/cities.