Are Limousine Services Safe to Ride Post-COVID?

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In early 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic began changing the way all businesses operated. Limousine, rideshare and car service companies, which faced hardship in the face of canceled proms and postponed weddings, were no exception. As the pandemic continues, one question remains: Are these sorts of services safe?

The short answer is that it all depends on what precautions both you and the company you’re renting from are taking to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the virus spreads through droplets, meaning that when people are within six feet of each other a cough or sneeze could proliferate the virus. Still, car services can implement a few important changes to keep people safe — and moving — during the ongoing pandemic.