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  1. Lissetti

    Uber Driver Shot By Pax On 4th And Mercer

    Seattle Police investigating a shooting involving an apparent Uber driver POSTED 4:07 AM, MAY 14, 2019, BY ROBIN DICH, UPDATED AT 04:46AM, MAY 14, 2019 SEATTLE — Police are investigating after a man was found shot in Seattle early Tuesday morning. This happened around 3:30 a.m. at 4th...
  2. Lissetti

    Dear Television News Reporters,

    Spreading misinformation is not helping (Rider safety.) This morning as I was getting ready for work, I was watching my local news broadcast in Seattle Washington, Local Q13 News. I'm very fond of this news affiliate and watch it daily. Their local reporters are likable, intelligent, and...
  3. E

    shadowing

    I'm a student journalist looking to shadow an uber driver for a day. I want to explore what a day in the life of an uber driver is like. Is it possible to just ride along with a driver for a few hours?
  4. D

    Is there any advantage of applying for TLC LIcense earlier?

    I plan to buy a new Car and drive for Uber once the NYC Cap is lifted in August, Is it better to apply for TLC License right now or should I just wait till June or July to apply, Only disadvantage of getting TLC License earlier that I can think of is that License will expire earlier. but what...
  5. Lissetti

    Cali Ants Fight Back!!

    Look at what my SF Board is doing! Go @SanFranant!!:biggrin: https://uberpeople.net/threads/i’m-done.316586/ https://uberpeople.net/threads/i-have-been-contacted-by-sf-chroncile.317210/ Uber drivers prepare to strike over 25 percent cut in wages Kevin Smith PUBLISHED: March 22, 2019 at...
  6. BurgerTiime

    Lyft driver gives herself tip, good review when customer forgets phone, police say

    https://www.ajc.com/news/national/lyft-driver-gives-herself-tip-good-review-when-customer-forgets-phone-police-say/jLG1vi8OKdhrklXmxL4p4M/amp.html A Lyft driver in Michigan is in trouble after allegedly giving herself a tip and a good review on a phone a customer left in her car. The customer...
  7. BurgerTiime

    WATCH: Uber Driver Confronted By Police After He Disrupts Sting Operation

    https://www.dailywire.com/news/44542/watch-uber-driver-confronted-police-after-he-james-barrett In a video posted on YouTube Monday, a man who describes himself as an LA-based Uber driver who was just busted in what has been branded on Reddit as an "unethical sting operation" disrupts the...
  8. Pax Collector

    Faced with a dilemma

    My coworker approached me this morning and she was visibly upset. She knows I drive part time and told me a "Less than favorable" experience she had with an Uber driver the day before. She's in her late 50's, married with children and grand children. She ordered the ride around 5PM going home...
  9. T

    How to Fight back Uber!

    I know like myself, thousands of other Uber drivers are frustrated with the current 25% pay reduction, which kicked in on March 11, 2019. I been thinking for a while now, regarding how to fight back Uber, and I came up with an Idea. From now on, I will rate every rider who gets me paid...
  10. D

    Uber rating for new driver

    When signing up as a driver does your passenger rating become your Uber driver rating? Should I sign with new phone number / email etc? Do all new uber drivers get a 5 star rating and it goes down from there?
  11. BurgerTiime

    Uber Driver Is Stabbed to Death in the Bronx

    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/03/nyregion/uber-cab-driver-stabbed-bronx.amp.html A 27-year-old Uber driver was fatally stabbed in the Bronx on Saturday night, and the police are searching for the attacker, officials said. The driver, Ganiou Gandonou, was found shortly after 9 p.m. seated...
  12. BurgerTiime

    Yet another driver sued over accident

    Jessica Christie, 23, of Concord, was struck and killed in San Francisco on Nov. 5, 2018 by an Uber driver on the 700 block of Broadway. https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/amp/Family-of-barista-and-UC-Berkeley-student-sues-13653747.php In case you didn’t realize there’s hundreds drivers all...
  13. Ubercruxer

    Postmates terminated my account

    So last night two of the ten deliveries I made (I was doing the guaranteed payout) did not have gate codes or the apartment or building number so I tried to reach out to them and it said the call can not be completed and that was to everyone that I called through Postmates then I texted them and...
  14. DollarFree

    What’s up.

    I noticed that at a local large retirement community there’s various residents selling driving services, to doctors offices, airports etc. The PUC talks about driver for hire categories like Private Carriers, PCS, TCP. Any theories as to whether these guys are possibly legal & insured, or just...
  15. C

    Don't believe the hype!

    So let me preface this by saying that there's a special place in hell for companies that build their brand by taking advantage of others (although this seems to be a familiar trend these days). This has turned out to be the biggest waste of time and money. Here's my story - I've been driving...
  16. Gone_in_60_seconds

    Uber driver who refused service to pax with guide dog to be charged

    Yup, quite unfortunate that this still goes on. Not only is the driver likely to be deactivated, but he has been summoned to provincial court to face charges and fines for refusing service. This sausage of a driver, really is clueless about Uber's Terms of Service. See link...
  17. BurgerTiime

    Nice background check Uber! ‘Cops surround driver’

    Video: https://www.abc11.com/amp/uber-ride-turns-into-terror-trip-for-woman-as-raleigh-police-arrest-driver/5105219/ RALEIGH, N.C. - An Uber ride left a Raleigh woman in fear after things took a terrifying turn. Just minutes into the ride, police swarmed the car and arrested her driver...
  18. BurgerTiime

    UBER DRIVER STRUGGLES WITH PASSENGER WHO GRABS AT WHEEL

    https://abc7news.com/amp/uber-driver-struggles-with-passenger-who-grabs-at-wheel/5101260/ SACRAMENTO, California - It was not a great night on the road for a California Uber driver who had only one arm to use to keep a passenger from going for his steering wheel. Dax Castro posted a dashcam...
  19. Lissetti

    Tryp Rideshare

    So I already have a thread about Tryp on the Seattle board, and since this is also one of my boards , I'll post here too. I'll just copy and paste from the Seattle board : I work very closely behind the scenes on the Articles section. Your opinions on the startup Tryp is welcome If you feel you...
  20. Lissetti

    Racist Uber driver meets his match

    Video Link <iframe height="374" width="663" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" src="https://players.brightcove.net/4137224153001/ed38fae1-4db1-4308-8095-399a04010bc1_default/index.html?videoId=5987936538001&amp;playsinline=true"></iframe>...
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