“Thank you for being on the front lines and for keeping our communities healthy and safe,” said BP on its website. “We are honored to support you and help you get where you need to go. “
To get the discount, first responders and healthcare workers can visit bp.com/localheroes. They will be asked to verify their identity via the ID.me website and will then receive a reduction code by SMS or e-mail which they can enter at the pump.
Discount codes will be available until April 30 or until “a maximum of one million dollars in cents per gallon is reached,” said BP. There is a limit of 2 discount codes per user and the codes expire on June 30.
The oil and gas company is one of many that provides free meals, shoes and other supplies to medical workers who risk their lives to care for people during the coronavirus pandemic.