What happens if I vanpool, carpool, or ride the bus and I get sick at work and need to go home? No problem, you have commuter insurance with the Emergency Ride Home. Ride-On will pick you up at work within 45 minutes and take you home for just $5. Some employers will pay the $5 fare for their employees (SLO County, Cal Poly, and City of SLO).
The Emergency Ride Home is available from 8 am until 7 pm, Monday through Friday. To use this service please register online at www.rideshare.org. If you have any general questions or questions regarding registering for this service please call Rideshare at (805) 541-2277. Once you’ve registered, you can book an Emergency Ride Home by calling Ride-On at (805) 541-8747 before 5pm. Then when you need a Emergency Ride Home, call Ride-On at (805) 541-8747 before 5 pm to set up your ride.
The Emergency Ride Home may be used by any employee who commutes to work by vanpool, carpool, bus, bike, walking, or any means other than driving alone. Ride-On will take you to any location in San Luis Obispo County or into Santa Maria. You can even use the service if you need to work overtime or for an emergency.
Don't be afraid of being stranded at work — you have commuter insurance with the Emergency Ride Home.
Please note: Riders must be registered to get your Emergency Ride cost reimbursed to Ride-On. If you are not registered with www.iRideShare.org within 5 calendar days, you will be charged the additional cost for your transportation.