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The long-term rental service for electric bicycles Véligo has announced several measures to support the medical profession and people forced to go to their place of work.

Faced with the scale of the global health crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, regions and companies are mobilizing to participate in the collective effort and support the medical staff currently on the front line to treat infected patients. The long-term rental service for Véligo electric bikes has recently joined this list, as we learned from an official press release.

Facilitate essential travel

On the program: one month extension offered to Véligo Location subscribers and 100 bikes available free of charge for healthcare staff »From the AP-HP, the time of confinement, can be read on the Île-de-France Mobilités website. " The purpose of this measure is to allow them to get to their workplace without difficulty "

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As for the extension, it is only valid for customers who subscribed to the service before March 31, 2020. In addition, Véligo Location " provides a minimum service to staff fighting against the epidemic and people whose professional activity cannot be done in the form of telework " As such, " only "urgent" interventions (deterioration of the wheels, brakes) will currently be provided “, We read.

"It is essential to stay at home"

Obviously, and as the service recalls, " it is essential to stay at home and use your bike only when traveling is deemed essential " This type of measure should not encourage users to leave their homes more regularly, in the name of combating the spread of the coronavirus.

Source: official press release