Uber launched an online petition to stay in London

Uber запустил онлайн-петицию, чтобы остаться в Лондоне

Uber attracted a record number of signatures on the petition

The petition was signed by 500 thousand people.

Unit online service taxi service Uber in London has launched an online petition calling on the UK authorities to lift the ban on the performance of the company. The petition has already been signed by more than half a million people.

“To defend the source of livelihood for 40 thousand drivers and consumer choice of millions of Londoners, sign the petition demanding to cancel the decision to ban Uber in London,” the petition reads.

The appeal was addressed to the mayor of the British capital, Sadiq Khan. On Saturday, the mayor of London has posted a petition his answer, in which he noted that the decision on not renewing the license of the company made by the independent regulator. At the same time, Sadiq Khan reiterated that he supports the decision to ban Uber in London because of its non-compliance with the safety requirements of the passenger, which apply to all carriers in the market town.

Uber, in turn, said that the appeal against the decision in court.

We will remind, yesterday it became known that the taxi service Uber will receive a new license to work in London.