Uber Releases Safety Report Revealing 5,981 Incidents Of Sexual AssaultUber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault in 2017 and 2018.
Uber Releases Safety Report Revealing 5,981 Reports Of Sexual AssaultUber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault in 2017 and 2018.
Lyft, Uber Will Ask California Voters To Block Employee LawSome of the country's largest ride-sharing companies plan to ask California voters to guarantee that their drivers are independent contractors instead of employees.
15 Minutes Of Terror: Uber Driver Attacked By Woman On FreewayAn Uber driver said she was attacked Saturday evening by a female passenger who, in the span of a few minutes, groped, kissed, and even covered her eyes on the freeway.
Passenger Attack Leaves Sacramento Uber Driver In ComaDriver’s wife says Uber continued charging for his rented car after it was booked by police as evidence.
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.
JUMP Bikes Doubling Their Fleet In SacramentoGet ready to see a lot more red in Sacramento as JUMP bikes get ready to double their fleet.
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.
Uber Says It Will Kick Off Riders For Low RatingsUber passengers could lose access to the ride-hailing app if their rating is too low.