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  1. U

    Rideshare driving

    I want to thank all the Rideshare drivers who have complained about being a contract employee. Because of your complaining the flexible work hours that both platforms have provided will be lost forever. We had the freedom to work whenever we wanted to, mark off sick when needed to, take a day...
  2. Jadwiga Basecki

    Did anyone in NYS receive UI and how many weeks from the time of filing?

    I filed 7 weeks ago and am still in pending status. Noticed posts (particularly one from a person in CA ) claiming their success with EDD!!! Would so much appreciate info on the prolonged waiting. Wonder if the next step is the legal aid. My case seems to me so clear cut and possibly appropriate...
  3. 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...
  4. BurgerTiime

    Video Shows Masked Gunman Fatally Shooting Man Getting Into Uber

    http://gothamist.com/2019/02/14/uber_shooting_queens.php Police have released a video showing the moments leading up to a fatal shooting that took place on a Queens street early Tuesday morning, right as the victim was getting into an Uber. Around 2:35 a.m. on February 12th, 2019, authorities...
  5. Over Qualified

    9hr / 6day week 75,000 Did you catch this article?

    https://www.cnbc.com/2019/02/04/how-much-money-nyc-uber-lyft-and-juno-drivers-can-earn-in-a-day.html?yptr=yahoo Half assed article, im calling propaganda, new york want's you to think drivers are rich AF and they don't need to pay minimum wage or raise the rates for congestion. they don't...
  6. Gulfstream Echo Niner

    TLC Commish Stepping Down

    Meera Joshi, CEO and chairwoman of the Taxi and Limousine Commission, plans to step down from her role in March, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Saturday. A source told Crain's Friday that Joshi had told her senior staff Tuesday of her plans to depart. Word leaking out might have precipitated...
  7. Berry mian

    Agree or disagree ??

    So as a Uber or Lyft drivers I think we need those changes Atlest I don’t care if we are not employe 1) mile rate should be $1.75 after Uber percentage 2) time rate should be $ 0.25 per mint after Uber take out 3) any trip over 15 miles. After 15 miles it should be times two automaticity...
  8. Berry mian

    Wondering who is the highest rated drivers around ?

    I’m 4.94 3.5 yesrs 10000 trips
  9. BurgerTiime

    Travis Kalanick Buys Manhattan Penthouse for $36 Million

    The ride-hailing giant’s former leader purchased a Soho apartment with a private 20-foot outdoor pool in a Renzo Piano-designed building Travis Kalanick, co-founder of ride-hailing giant Uber who was pushed out as chief executive by investors last year, has inked a deal to buy a glamorous New...
  10. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver opening door for passenger struck and killed; driver flees

    https://pix11.com/2018/10/31/uber-driver-opening-door-for-passenger-struck-and-killed-by-car-in-manhattan/amp/ An Uber driver who was opening a car door for a passenger in Manhattan was struck and killed by a driver on Sunday morning, police said. The 45-year-old victim, identified as Bing...
  11. VueBox

    VueBox: New way to earn cash while driving

    Hey Guys, This is Alex and Ifi and we're ex-Uber drivers, and the co-founders of VueBox. We're here to share a new way to earn money while driving! As drivers we used to face a common problem: how can we create a better passenger experience and entertain our customers? We started giving our...
  12. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver kidnapped a woman, sexually assaulted her then she is billed $1,047

    Full story: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/16/nyregion/uber-driver-kidnapping.html?action=click&module=In%20Other%20News&pgtype=Homepage&action=click&module=Latest&pgtype=Homepage Harbir Parmar, 24, of Howard Beach, Queens, was charged with kidnapping and wire fraud.CreditNew York Federal...
  13. BurgerTiime

    Disrespectful wedding party has members unleash on poor Russian Uber driver

    Warning language: The crap Drivers deal with is unreal. He did his own editing. He helps you keep count. Lol
  14. BurgerTiime

    Family and NY taxi driver get into a fight

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/abc7ny.com/amp/insanity-on-35th-street-cab-driver-arrested-in-road-rage-incident/3923811/
  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver with suspended license jumps curb and plows into two people; injuring 2 others

    Full story: https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Car-Hits-Building-Chelsea-Uber-Driver-NYPD-489597491.html Four people were hurt when an SUV jumped a curb in NYC, crashed into two pedestrians and screamed into a cellphone store and a restaurant An SUV jumped a curb in Chelsea and slammed...
  16. K

    Boosts long island

    what does everyone’s boosts look like for tomorrow? Pref Suffolk county
  17. G

    Pedestrians in Crosswalk - New York City

    Hello, When a driver makes a turn and pedestrians cross the street in the crosswalk in NYC, is the driver obligated to yield to peds until the WHITE walk sign goes off, or until the RED counter comes to 0? And how do you deal with peds crossing on their RED signal, especially when you have a...
  18. BurgerTiime

    New York City Considers New Pay Rules for Uber Drivers

    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/07/02/nyregion/uber-drivers-pay-nyc.html?action=click&module=In%20Other%20News&pgtype=Homepage&action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage New York City’s taxi commission is considering new pay rules for drivers for Uber and other ride-hailing apps — a move that...
  19. BurgerTiime

    A record 139 taxi medallions will be offered at bankruptcy auction

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2018/06/09/139-taxi-medallions-will-be-offered-at-bankruptcy-auction/amp/ New York City’s struggling yellow cabbies are facing the auction block. A record 139 taxi medallions will be offered for sale in bankruptcy auction this month — the latest sign...
  20. S

    Can I drive in New York with a PA license?

    I live about 15 miles from the city I want to drive in, but it's in another state (New York.) The closest PA city to drive in is 45 miles away. I'm still waiting to be approved to drive. My background check says "consider" and my license, insurance, and registration is approved. My profile...
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