Uber to Require That Passengers Provide Face-Mask Selfies

The additional safety measures are part of Uber’s ongoing efforts to rebuild a service that has seen ridership plunge this year.

  • Published 1 September 2020

This article was republished here with permission from The Associated Press, however it is no longer available to read on Snopes.com.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mask slackers will now have to provide photographic proof they’re wearing a face covering before boarding an Uber. The San Francisco-based company unveiled a new policy Tuesday stipulating that if a driver reports to Uber that a rider wasn’t wearing a mask, the rider will have to take a selfie with one strapped on the next time they summon a driver on the world’s largest ride-hailing service. The mask verification rules… Read at AP News