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DUTY OF HEALTH & SAFETY

The following has been instituted to ensure a safe environment in BLS vehicles for company-owned locations and with our affiliate partners worldwide.

Dr. Ravi Kamepalli MD, FIDSA, CWSP, a Board-Certified Infectious Disease physician and Epidemiologist, is advising BLS on all matters relating to COVID-19 and CDC guidelines for passenger and employee safety.

Chauffeurs are Covid-19 Rapid Tested, Decontaminated And Prescreened

When requested, chauffeurs can be Covid-19 rapid tested prior to a pickup for ultimate peace-of-mind. Rapid testing is available in New York, Los Angeles and Atlanta. A $65.00 fee will apply per rapid test. Decontamination booths are used to disinfect chauffeurs before their shift begins and when it ends. In addition, chauffeurs are assessed for the following symptoms prior to beginning their shift and monitored in between rides via survey:

Fever

Fever

Cough

Cough

Shortness of Breath

Shortness of Breath

A Clean and Safe Ride

Mask

Chauffeurs wear cloth masks and latex gloves

Chauffeurs will have extra face masks and carry hand sanitizer for passenger use. Vehicles will have a Ionizer HEPA Filter device installed. The vehicles ventialtion system will be used to bring in fresh air.

Disinfectant

Vehicles are sanitized with disinfectant

Vehicles are sprayed with Electrostatic Devices filled with Vital Oxide. In addition chauffeurs sanitize the vehicle in-between rides. Passenger windows are recommended to be cracked open for ventilation purposes.

Only Travel When Necessary And Take Steps To Physically Distance

Sick

Luggage will only be handled upon the passengers request. All items have been removed from the back of the vehicle.

Avoid Contact

Ride behind the passenger seat or the 3rd row when available. Sprinters and coaches will only be filled to 50% occupancy.

 

IN-VEHICLE SAFETY DIVIDER

The BLS fleet features In-Vehicle Dividers for occupant health, safety and peace-of-mind.

Dividers are recommended by the CDC, made of shatterproof polycarbonate and have been designed to not interfere with the safety of the vehicle.

*In the event of a positive Covid-19 test result from a BLS employee, affiliate or passenger, a complete contact tracing protocol will be implemented.



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