Ola tie up with Apollo Hospital for Medical Programme
Ola a popular online private cab firm in India on Tuesday announced a comprehensive medical programme for driver-partners in partnership with Apollo Hospitals. This program will benefit Ola drivers by providing medical assistance in case of on-road emergencies.
Under this initiative, the drivers will be eligible for a free basic health checkup where their blood pressure, body mass index(BMI) and blood sugar will be tested.
Pranay Jivrajka, Ola COO said “With this collaboration, we would ensure that over 5.5-lakh drivers across the country are prepared to provide medical response in case of accident or emergency,”
Ola drivers will be able to opt for a “My Apollo Card” which will provide them with medical benefits. Apart from this Apollo Munich will qualify them accident insurance at discounted rates.
Speaking on the occasion Hari Prasad, President, Apollo Hospitals said – “In creating this training programme with Ola, we hope to create a safer on-road experience for drivers and commuters every day,”
The program will be organized across five cities Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad, and Chennai.