The iFood ) announced on Monday (30), and the creation of a new solidarity fund of € 1 million , which will be taken to the delivery staff who work with the platform. The money will be used to pay the partners in the at-risk groups in the midst of a pandemic of a new coronavirus (Covid-19).
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In the new action, if the board of the fund also in the amount of$ 1 million, which was announced on the 13th of march, in order to pay delivery people removed on suspicion of infection by a coronavirus. The total comes to$ 2 million, that is.
You will have access to the benefit of shippers who have over 65 years of age, as well as those who, regardless of age, have risk factors such as lung disease or cardiac disease, immunosuppression, morbid obesity (BMI greater than 40), uncontrolled diabetes, chronic renal failure, and liver cirrhosis.
The number of workers with more than 65 years of age will have their account banned from an automatic to a month, and to receive from the fund an amount equal to the average of their earnings over the last 30 days.
Have the delivery people with risk factors need to come into contact with the iFood via the web Portal for the Delivery, and submit evidence of pre-existing conditions to be able to pay for the fund.
To supplement kits, alcohol gel, and the material is only being distributed to young cyclists in cities such as São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Fortaleza, Brasília, Porto Alegre and Curitiba, in accordance with the iFood.
Other measures already in place, it’s the method of delivery, without any physical contact, which allows the consumer to indicate via the live chat where is the best place for that request to be dropped off.
It is worth noting, too, that the iFood has set up a fund of$ 50 million to help with the restaurants. At the beginning of the 2nd April in order to reduce the fees charged by the platform, and advance payments to the merchants.