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  • What kind of measures were taken in taxis and buses for coronavirus in Turkey

    Saturday, May 16, 2020

Question:
What kind of measures were taken in taxis and buses for coronavirus in Turkey

Answer:

Coronavirus is going to change the lives in Turkey in irreversible manner. According to the information received from the sector representatives, the following measures will be taken in taxis and buses to combat coronavirus in the coming period:
  • During peak hours, the number of trips will be increased for buses, metro and trams.
  • Hygiene will be the top priority in buses, taxis and minibuses.
  • Attention will be paid to the social distance rule in all vehicles.
  • Vehicles will have cologne, masks and disinfectants. Unmasked passengers will not be taken to the vehicle.
  • Whether the rules are followed or not will be monitored from the in-car cameras.
  • Coronavirus testing will be done to the drivers at certain intervals.
  • Public transportation vehicles will continue to operate with a 25-50 percent capacity.
  • If necessary, the design of some vehicles will be shaped to keep the social distance.
  • All vehicles will be disinfected more frequently and periodically.
  • All drivers will be forbidden to go on a maskless drive.