This legal roadmap for transportation businesses examines employers’ obligations regarding vaccinations and employees’ right to refuse them. Related issues such as potential liability, contract worker status, ADA disabilities, and privacy are also explored.
March 22, 2021
A survey gauging consumers' comfort levels with various modes of travel found that 38% of respondents felt "very comfortable" or "somewhat comfortable" when renting a car. Road trips leads the list, while flying internationally is at the bottom.
February 24, 2021
New York’s TLC-licensed taxi and ride-hailing drivers are classified as essential workers — so why are they being overlooked when it comes to vaccine priority?
January 25, 2021
Green Motion's "thumbs up to face masks" campaign began in summer 2020, highlighting the importance of wearing a face mask for the protection of all customers and staff.
January 22, 2021
Employees can refuse vaccination if they have an underlying medical condition or for religious beliefs.
December 22, 2020
A new app from the IATA will enable passengers to create a "digital passport;" receive test and vaccination certificates and verify that they are sufficient for their itinerary; and share testing or vaccination certificates with airlines and authorities to facilitate travel.
December 2, 2020
For the majority of these key workers, public transport is the main way of traveling to the workplace. However, with COVID cases on the rise, considering different modes of transport is advisable to help stay safe.
November 15, 2020
As part of Green Motion's continued customer and staff COVID-19 protection measures, and in support of the protection of global travel, the rental brand is focusing on asking customers to take seriously the wearing of face masks when traveling.
August 12, 2020
Turo hopes these masks will be a reminder to road trippers to wear their personal face masks in public at all times.
July 31, 2020
According to a Global Business Travel Association poll, half (49%) of companies plan to resume domestic travel in one to three months and 22% plan to resume all travel in the next one to three months.
June 18, 2020
Independent and franchised car rental companies are adjusting to new realities during the pandemic with makeshift contactless rentals, deliveries, creative car cleaning, and goodwill to competitors. While policies are relaxed, the trick is to avoid getting burned.
June 17, 2020
Avon Car Truck and Van posted a YouTube video that demonstrates the application of Electro-Biocide, an EPA-registered disinfectant proven effective against SARS-CoV-2.
June 10, 2020
Rentokil’s Disinfection Service, which works to create a healthier environment for drivers and passengers, is designed for organizations implementing precautionary hygiene measures, adhering to state and municipal mandates or responding to COVID-19 exposure incidents.
May 11, 2020
The Pledge includes the company’s car rental operations, as well as its truck rental, vanpooling, corporate fleet management, retail car sales, carsharing and vehicle-subscription services.
May 11, 2020
Rental car companies will be cited if they rent vehicles to people who are supposed to be in quarantine.
May 9, 2020