If Uber says that this is good for drivers, there are plenty of brainless drivers out there that will believe Uber and accept these rides.
Let's face it --- math is not typically a strength for most drivers.
Pax: "Hey, you just passed me up! Why didn't you stop? Come back!"
Me: "That wasn't me. I'm still 5 minutes away. That must have been your original driver who just cancelled on you."
Guess what I did next??