Uber aims to stop human trafficking


(WTNH) — Uber is rolling out a plan to combat human trafficking.

The ride-sharing company has partnered with several organizations to raise awareness.Related Content: Ride-hailing rules among list of new laws in Connecticut

Uber is calling its drivers “everyday heroes” for their unique position to do some good on this front.

Uber stated that in December, 2016, a sharp-eyed Sacramento-area driver helped a 16-year-old girl escape from a human trafficking operation.Related Content: Uber rolls out location sharing and glowing windshields

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