Blue Shield And Lyft To Offer Free Rides To Medical Appointments For Some PatientsBlue Shield of California and rideshare company Lyft are teaming together to launch a pilot program in Sacramento.
Man Charged In Kidnapping Of Lyft Driver In NorCalBay Area authorities have charged a man in connection with the alleged kidnapping and attempted murder of a Lyft driver last week.
Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Gig Economy Bill Into Law That Could Transform Uber And LyftThe California legislation that could transition tens of thousands of so-called “gig economy” workers from independent contractors into full-time employees has been signed into law.
Uber Claims New California Law Still Won't Force It To Classify Drivers As EmployeesTony West, Uber's chief legal officer, said that the company believed a new test imposed by AB-5 would not require it to classify its fleet of drivers in the state as employees.
Bill Giving Protections To Uber Drivers, Others Moves AheadThe 56-15 Assembly vote marked a victory for labor unions and a defeat for tech companies that vehemently oppose the proposal.
California Senate Passes Gig Economy Bill That Could Transform Uber And LyftThe California state senate passed legislation late Tuesday that could transition tens of thousands of ride-share drivers from independent contractors into full-time employees.
Lyft Driver Says She Was Sexually Assaulted During Late Night Ride In SacramentoA Lyft Driver in Sacramento says she was sexually assaulted by four men in her own car over the weekend.
Lyft Driver From Tracy Accused Of Raping Woman He Picked Up From San Mateo BarA Lyft driver from Tracy is accused of raping a woman early Saturday after picking her up from a San Mateo bar and driving her to his home.
Tracy Lyft Driver Charged In San Bruno For Rape Of Intoxicated PassengerSan Bruno police arrested a 46-year-old male Lyft driver on suspicion of raping a 25-year-old female passenger on Saturday morning.
Uber, Lyft Try To Stop Proposed Law That Defines Drivers As EmployeesUber and Lyft are trying to stop a proposed state law that officially defines its drivers as employees. They’re using questionable methods to get their drivers to oppose the bill as well.
Uber, Lyft Suggest Changes But Want Drivers As ContractorsRide-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they are willing to change the way they treat drivers in California as long as state lawmakers don't require them to classify drivers as employees, a move that would entitle them to a wide range of benefits.
California Assembly Votes To Tighten Rules On ContractorsCalifornia residents working for companies like Lyft and Uber would get the rights of employees entitled to a minimum wage and workers compensation under a law the state Assembly passed on Wednesday.
Lyft Driver Attacked Near Sacramento International AirportA Lyft driver was attacked near the Sacramento International Airport early Tuesday morning.
How Often Are Rideshare Drivers Accused Of Being Predators?CBS13 investigated how often rideshare drivers are accused of being predators.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Plan To Strike And Rally Ahead Of Uber's IPORideshare drivers are planning to strike and rally again — this time, ahead of Uber's impending IPO.