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  1. R

    Drivers United

    To: MICHELE ARINGTON Assistant General Counsel FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION '........................................ Goodmorning, Ms. Arington: It is with great interest and disbelief the DRIVER SERVICES INDUSTRY has been watching and waiting for the FTC and DOJ to intervene on STATE ACTION...
  2. F

    Uber Lawsuit Go Time in Florida

    Goodmorning, Mr Patronis, Chief Financial Officer for the State of Florida: This communication is to advise you of pending legal action against the State of Florida per: 768.28(6)(a) and (b): According to section 768.28(6)(a): An action may not be instituted on a claim against the state or...
  3. S

    What if rideshare companies stop giving credits or money back when pax bad rate drivers?

    Seriously what if this was possible. Would ride requests go up or down?
  4. ChristopherHouston89

    Moving to a new city

    Hi Everybody, I am going to be moving temporally back to Orlando for 3 months or so to take care of my parents. While I am there I won't be working so I will be doing Uber/Lyft, Postmates, Instacart, etc on the side to make a few extra bucks. What I am wanting to know in regards to Uber (or...
  5. ChristopherHouston89

    Uber X in Orlando

    Hey ya'll, I'm going to be moving to Orlando (Winter Springs/Seminole County to be exact) in a month to take care of my parents. Till I find a full time job I figure I will be Ubering / Lyft to make some money. I know I have to get my car which is currently registered in Texas over to Florida...
  6. QbanMike305

    LYFT Changed The Rider I Accepted The Ping From

    This happened twice to me today. I'm in Miami, Florida. I accepted a Lyft ping from 1 mile away. While I was on my way to pick up the pax, Lyft changed my pax to a totally different one almost 10 miles away. The second time I accepted a ping from a block away. I turn my car on, put it on...
  7. Punisher187

    Florida HS Gunman Took an Uber...

    Dang Uber is involved in everything now...RIP to all lives lost. Alleged Florida Gunman Took an Uber to School Before Shooting - http://fortune.com/2018/02/15/alleged-florida-gunman-took-an-uber-to-school-before-shooting/
  8. BadWolf

    Lana Del Rey Stalker & Uber

    Lana Del Rey is one of my favorite female singers and I was shocked to hear the suspected kidnapper allegedly “got out of an Uber” on the way to the concert. Imagine the conversation the Uber driver had to make with this guy. Watch the video here at 37-47 seconds...
  9. phochief

    Allstate Rideshare endorsement coming to Florida

    Maybe this is old news, but I got an email directly from Allstate today saying they will begin offering their Rideshare endorsement in the state of Florida in May 2018.
  10. GoGoPowerJuice

    Looking for Driver Feedback on Product Development!

    Hi fellow drivers! I'm a founder for a startup in Florida called GoGoPowerJuice, and we're developing a new product for rideshare drivers. We understand that there are high costs for being a rideshare driver for: Gas Car related expenses (maintenance, car payments) High rideshare platform...
  11. BurgerTiime

    Uber has a never-ending stream of driver sexual assaults

    http://wfla.com/2017/12/09/florida-uber-driver-charged-with-sexual-assault-of-passenger/ Orlando Uber driver charged with sexual assault of passenger ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – A Florida Uber driver is facing charges that he sexually assaulted a drunken passenger. The Orlando Sentinel reports...
  12. Mista T

    The ultimate Unaccompanied Minor story

    Whoops.... Mama loads kid in the car and driver takes off with kid before she gets in.
  13. L

    New Tallahassee Driver -- Questions

    I am looking to get started with both Uber and Lyft in Tallahassee. I will only be driving 10-20 hours during peak times. 1. Based on your experience what are the best hours to drive and how much have you made hourly? 2. Do you receive many tips, if so, can you please let me know what your...
  14. kyle91

    irma?

    What your preparation or your plans to do when Irma hits florida or Gainesville fl area staying or leaving or what is your plans
  15. BurgerTiime

    Driver in Florida files class-action over right to carry

    https://www.local10.com/news/south-florida-uber-driver-sues-company-over-right-to-carry-gun-on-job South Florida Uber driver sues company over right to carry gun on job Jose Mejia, 28, says he no longer feels safe behind the wheel without weapon "I do it on my own free time," he said. But...
  16. F

    $40 more per month for Rideshare policy in Florida!!!

    Please share if you get any quotes, I'm just trying to see if I'm paying too much. My policy was about $40 more per month than what I was paying for regular insurance.
  17. SunchaserTampa

    GEICO now offering Ride share Ins. in Florida as of TODAY

    Ok, so - I just got off the phone with a GEICO rep - they went live with their policy today. Did not speak to the British Lizard directly, but got a friendly, very knowledgeable rep instead ! Numbers are elusive, because they do things differently . They do not add a rider to your personal...
  18. BrunoG

    Daytona Beach, FL

    This is a request for a new sub-Forum to cover the Daytona Beach, Florida area. If created, I will be active in this sub-forum, as I drive for Uber and Lyft in this area. Thanks in advance.
  19. Malaru

    Pulling the stickers off 2,000 trips later.

    (Part 1 of 2) My time as a 'full time Uber driver' is coming to an end soon as I start a new job on Tuesday; but I wanted to expand on having done this Uber driving thing. A smart, successful man once said “If you want a real education, finish a four-year degree then go drive a taxi for six...
  20. Uberaaronlyft

    Driving in different cities

    I signed up in Lakeland Florida. Twice I have driven to Tampa hoping to get a few rides. Spent hours over there for nothing. Are we restricted to our home area and i just can't findo the fine print?
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