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  1. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver shoots, kills man who was threatening him in Polk County, officials say

    https://www.wftv.com/news/local/uber-driver-shoots-kills-man-who-was-threatening-him-in-polk-county-officials-say/822975102 Authorities said the man was following and threatening him on Dundee Road near Carl Floyd and County Road 550 in unincorporated Polk County, deputies said. The incident...
  2. DMD

    Self-Defense Seminar and Luncheon

    Hi fellow rideshare drivers. The Southfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Safety First Technology are co-sponsoring a Self-Defense Seminar and Luncheon this Friday May 19, 2017 from 12:30 pm-2:30 pm. We rideshare drivers are constantly in situations where we might fear for our personal...
  3. Tunnelvision

    "Red Alert" (strength in numbers)

    it's been a while since I've been on the site to see what's not going well with UBER. Kind of refreshing in a strange way. Lol. It's been a solid 2 years driving for FUBER. I've seen it all. Mainly the issues I have are with enduring the struggle in policies and protocols on the internal side...
  4. Fireguy50

    Pepper spray gel

    Just got my Gel so I can hit the target and not spray the entire crowd and myself. Probably attach it on drivers door panel, above the door pocket, under the door handle. Glad I made it this long without proper defense, hopefully I'll never need it. :confused: SABRE RED Pepper Gel - Police...
  5. Django81

    Scary Pax

    What type of defense would you employ if a pax or pax's got violent with you or tried to rob you or worse..?
  6. Nicholas Bailey

    Driver safety vs. rider privacy and liability

    In light of the Taco Bell exec who assaulted an Uber driver in LA. I would like to see what local San Antonio drivers are doing to make sure you are covered liability wise in case of a similar incident, be it disruptive / unruly / passengers etc. Do you carry any form of protection? Do you...
  7. RightTurnClyde

    Video: Defending yourself in your car

    Just a quick video I saw on defending yourself in a Rideshare situation as a driver. Good tips. Thought I'd share, or add more tips if you got em; safe travels all... 5:48 min