Survey: Wheelchair Accessibility of Ridesharing Through Uber and Lyft

WHAT: Participants are needed for a Virginia Tech research (IRB # 20-629).

RESEARCH TITLE:  Wheelchair accessibility of ridesharing via Uber and Lyft

STUDY PURPOSE: The purpose of this research is to develop a greater understanding of the accessibility of service hailed through Uber and Lyft apps from the perspective of wheelchair/scooter users and support informed policy making.    

WHO: You are a wheelchair or scooter (at some point in the past, currently, occasionally, sometimes, full-time) and live anywhere in the US. You may or may not have experience with Uber or Lyft. The study is interested in impressions too.   

HOW: Eligible participants will complete an online survey that takes approximately 10 minutes for those without experience with Uber and Lyft about approximately 15 minutes for those with experience.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please email ul_wheelchair@vt.edu or call 202-643-2474.

OTHER: You will be entered into a drawing for three $50 gift cards from Amazon in appreciation of your time and effort upon completing the online survey.

LINK: Click the link to go to the online survey: https://virginiatech.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6rsUle54qKYYWqx

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