Addison Lee and Zeelo partner for frontline support
Addison Lee and coach services provider Zeelo are making up to 10,000 vehicles available to support hospitals and healthcare workers in London through the coronavirus outbreak.
Zeelo, which operates services for the likes of Ocado and JLR, is offering dedicated coach services for key workers to allow hospitals and healthcare providers to give their workers a safe alternative to public transport. The service is backed by social distancing as well as extra levels of sanitisation, PPE and a no-contact policy.
Addison Lee is offering reduced rate private car rides to and from all London hospitals using promotional codes. The promotion runs alongside its Donate a Ride campaign for NHS workers in the capital, which has seen nearly £170k pledged to date.
In addition, Addison Lee has made its on-demand courier fleet of 600 vehicles available to support the movement of healthcare supplies across London
The joint offering can be deployed within 24 hours to support urgent requirements.
Liam Griffin, CEO of Addison Lee, said: “In the fight against coronavirus, it is critical that all healthcare workers can get to and from hospitals safely and essential healthcare supplies are transported to where they need to be efficiently. London has been Addison’s Lee’s home for the past 45 years, so we are proud to be partnering with Zeelo to support those working hard on the frontline to keep our capital safe.”