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A NEW RIDE-HAIL PLATFORM FOR WOMEN, BY WOMEN - The Salt Box
Introducing a safe and secure way for women to get around. ChaufHer, a new ride-hail app for women and children only, announced they will be launching in Cape Town before the end of 2019 with plans to expand to Johannesburg and Durban in 2020. Their App, which will soon be available on both the App Store and Play Store, connects women drivers with women passengers (and children younger than 18 years). Not only does the App provide a safe way to earn money, but it also provides the freedom of movement to women concerned about the growing danger and violence that has infiltrated the taxi industry. The idea behind ChaufHer’s creation comes from a direct need identified in South Africa. “Women and children represent the most vulnerable members of society,” says founder, Danielle Wright, “but they also represent our greatest untapped resource. ChaufHer is a way for us to provide opportunities and freedom of movement to these groups, to help them live their best lives.” From a consumer perspective, ChaufHer’s benefits are simple. Women are able to utilise ride-hail services to get where they need to go, whether it is for business, social events or running errands. Mothers are also able to balance …