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Uber distributing masks to drivers

Posted at 9:35 AM, Apr 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-12 12:35:24-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Uber is stepping up to do their part in protecting their drivers.

The company announced they are now distributing millions of masks to their driver to help keep them save from COVID-19.

Uber says the first shipment went out Tuesday to those in New York. The company says tens of millions of masks are expected to arrive in other cities and regions around the world in the coming weeks.