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  1. Jack Malarkey

    Loading zone permit (10 minutes) now costs $215.20 per year

    The cost of an ACT annual loading zone parking permit for 10 minutes at a time has been $215.20 since 1 July 2019 (up from $209). Obtaining a loading zone parking permit is something that Uber Eats delivery drivers should definitely consider and particularly so if they operate in the CBD or...
  2. MHR

    And This is Why Accounts are Put on Hold

    http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-uber-fines-20181108-story.html?outputType=amp By SAM DEAN NOV 08, 2018 | 5:55 PM Uber fined $750,000 for letting drivers work after customers complained of drunk driving. The California Public Utilities Commission fined Uber $750,000 for...
  3. GypsyJoker

    SFO Fines Out of Control?

    Uber drivers say SFO tickets unfair By Carolyn Said Gabrielle Lurie / The Chronicle Uber driver Mustafa Ayubi waits in the San Francisco International Airport ride-hail lot with his car, which displays an Uber decal. Gabrielle Lurie / The Chronicle Mustafa Ayubi say he has been cited for...
  4. BurgerTiime

    Uber prankster apologises for costly dead body hoax

    https://www.9news.com.au/national/2018/08/01/16/35/uber-driver-prank-body-man-assisting-police-warning One of the pranksters behind an Uber murder hoax that sparked a $30,000 police investigation in Brisbane earlier this week has apologised for his actions, saying he "didn't plan for it to...
  5. Prius Mike

    Citations while driving in federal facilities

    Here's a helpful heads-up I got from a passenger I dropped off at the Veterans Administration. As a federal facility, traffic infractions there are handled by federal courts, which take a very dim view of spending their time on traffic tickets. A small infraction will cost you dearly. As an...
  6. Jack Malarkey

    ACT drivers get free online access to speed, red light camera images

    (https://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.canberratimes.com.au/national/act/act-drivers-get-free-online-access-to-speed-red-light-camera-images-20180622-p4zn2p.html) Canberra Times: ACT drivers get free online access to speed, red light camera images 22 June 2018 — 5:03pm Drivers hit with...
  7. Off The Record

    Dealing With Traffic Tickets

    Hey Drivers, We’re Off The Record, a few guys from Seattle that got tired of dealing with traffic tickets. We created our service to match anyone, anywhere, to a local, affordable and qualified traffic attorney. We have already helped thousands of uber drivers nationwide and thought we would...
  8. Jack Malarkey

    What are the fines for driver distraction in the ACT?

    What are the fines for driver distraction? The fines for driver distraction offences range from $146 to $548 and the loss of up to four demerit points. Drive using handheld mobile phone - $447 Drive with TV/VDU likely to distract - $235 Drive without clear view - $193 Drive vehicle cause...
  9. P

    Waited Too Long

    I was supposed to take my drug test before April 1st to avoid suspension and never got around to it. Tlc compliance said my license would be suspended if I didn't. Finally took it today but Idk if my liscense has been suspended and I don't want to risk driving and getting pulled over. Is there...
  10. BurgerTiime

    High court in Demark uphold ruling and hands down hefty fines to Uber drivers

    https://www.thelocal.dk/20180116/danish-court-fines-uber-driver-half-a-million-kroner One of the men received a fine of 486,500 kroner (65,300 euros) for 5,428 Uber journeys in 2015. The others received fines of 110,000 kroner (14,700 euros), 60,000 kroner (8,000 euros) and 40,000 kroner (5,300...
  11. BurgerTiime

    Uber has been dealt yet another blow

    https://www.seattletimes.com/business/uber-vows-to-abide-by-law-in-el-salvador-after-govt-warning/ SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Uber vowed Friday to adhere to transportation laws in El Salvador after a top official warned that the ride-hailing service must cease operations in the country...
  12. Maven

    Airport Drop-Offs Warning

    July 28 Update: Uber has agreement to serve Syracuse airport. See https://uberpeople.net/threads/airport-drop-offs-warning.179536/#post-2810732 Lyft appears better than Uber at airport documentation and possibly airport coverage in Upstate-NY. Look here. _____ At the moment, only Lyft (not...
  13. zselonika

    What would you fine/report?

    I talk to my friend in Houston who's been driving Uber for awhile for a lot of advice on Uberthings and he was talking about how a drunk girl got just a LITTLE bit of puke in his car and he took the photo and sent it to Uber and he got $150 right away. I was telling him about a kid I picked up...
  14. Drive2bFree

    TLC JFK Airport T4 Departure

    If you see suitcases without owners, try to drop off far away. They'll check your inspection and if your job was dispatched or not.
  15. Praz

    fines for picking up pax in taxi zone and no stopping area

    hi guys, I have got two parking fine infringements by two different councils while picking-up pax. What the hell: P Now I have to pay parking fine that what i have earned. How do you guys tackle this sort of issue? Pax want us to pick them from the location they in. Now I have got two...
  16. Matias

    DPTI notification letter

    Hello guys, Apparently DTPI has been sending warning letters to Uber drivers in regards to Unaccredited Booking Services companies as Uber, In the letter I got this morning (see attachment) says: " ... you must not accept a booking from a booking service that is not accredited" Has anybody...
  17. BurgerTiime

    Uber has halted operations in Tiawan

    http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/02/uber-ups-the-ante-in-fight-with-taiwan-authorities-by-suspending-service.html --Uber faced the largest fines the in world-- Uber Technologies Inc said it will suspend its service in Taiwan from Feb. 10, firing the latest salvo in the ride-hailing service company's...
  18. BurgerTiime

    Taiwan government Quickly passes bill to fine Uber drivers $780,000 'highest in the world"

  19. OC Lady Uber Driver

    So who is an expert on the 10/110 Express Lanes?

    So the other day, I got a trip from LAX to Grand Ave. Obviously, I took the 105 East driving in the HOV lanes to the 110 N. But as a resident of OC, I do not have a 10/110 transponder and at that transition, there is an overhead transponder reader with no cameras. I exited the express lanes...