man in wheelchair with hands over face sitting in front of Uber sign

United Spinal Association congratulates New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Mayor Bill de Blasio for passing legislation that will place a one-year cap on the number of new vehicle licenses for rideshare vehicles — unless they are wheelchair accessible.

“Rideshare companies have ignored the needs and rights of wheelchair users even as the City required yellow cabs to become accessible,” said James Weisma