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  1. BurgerTiime

    New pricing plan could add up to $5 per ride

    https://www.newsday.com/news/new-york/gov-cuomo-praises-manhattan-congestion-pricing-plan-1.16275930 Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Saturday said adding charges on “for-hire” vehicles such as Uber and Lyft could help ease the massive, mind-numbing traffic in Manhattan. “That is one of the first...
  2. BurgerTiime

    89-Year-Old Woman Killed in Brooklyn Car Crash

    https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/new-york/articles/2017-12-18/police-89-year-old-uber-passenger-killed-in-crash Police: 89-Year-Old Uber Passenger Killed in Crash New York City police say a crash involving an Uber vehicle has left an 89-year-old woman dead and two others injured...
  3. Doowop

    Terror in NYC

    Fox News Shep Smith and NYPost reports that suspect in today's terror attack in New York downtown might be an Uber driver. Add'l: http://nypost.com/2017/10/31/terror-suspect-was-a-very-friendly-uber-driver/
  4. G

    Getting my TLC license

    So I'm currently in the process of acquiring my TLC license to drive Uber & Lyft in New York City. I'm aware I must have all my tickets paid "Traffic/Parking" or the TLC will hold my license once I pass the Exam but do I need to also have my Ez Pass tickets that are past due paid as well in...
  5. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    Deactivated NJ Lyft Drivers get some revenge at Devils game

    Our driver group and men's organization had our monthly night out at the Devil's game in Newark last night. Two of our drivers were deactivated after trying to communicate with and pick up frightened young mothers and daughters who were Lyft passengers after the Katie Perry concert in Newark two...
  6. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    Lyft passenger goes into drug withdrawal rage in my car

    Our driver group had decided to take a Lyftcation as we were fed up with the violent and abusive Lyft ghetto passengers getting into our cars. Lyft sent us all of their sugary "we miss you" texts and e mails. I decided to do a few Lyft rides again on Monday night at 5.00 p.m. I pick up a nice...
  7. Ride-Share-Risk-Manager

    Sex with passengers ...Is there an actual rule against it ?

    We had one of our driver group gatherings on Tuesday night last. Men were complaining about abusive Lyft passengers and how they were done with driving ride share. My nephew interjects and he says.. "Well, I am having a great time, I am shagging lots of ladies that I know on Uber, so no worries...
  8. BurgerTiime

    Plain clothes Officers choke and arrest Uber driver in disturbing video

    http://nypost.com/2017/08/15/officers-choke-wrestle-uber-driver-in-disturbing-airport-arrest/ "I need ambulance" A new video shows a squad of plainclothes Taxi and Limousine Commission officers choking and wrestling an Uber driver at JFK as they try to arrest him. The video of the incident...
  9. A

    Uber app let me go online in CT?

    I noticed I can do most of Nassau and Suffolk. Says I can do Westchester County (haven't tried) where else in New York? I was also near Hartford, CT and New Haven, CT, Greenwich, CT, and the uber app worked, I went online for 30 seconds, map showed surges around me. Can I pickup in CT? What...
  10. Prius13

    I hope I never die at the Ord pit

    And no one noticing after 24 hours... So sad. For 18 Hours, Cabbie Sat Dead in Front Seat. https://tiny.iavian.net/ige1
  11. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver cuffed for punching NYPD traffic agent in face

    http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/uber-driver-cuffed-punching-nypd-traffic-agent-face-article-1.3399871 This Uber driver was uber mad! Cops arrested a 21-year-old driver for the popular transporation app they say attacked an NYPD traffic enforcement agent in Midtown Thursday. Witnesses...
  12. Sergiy

    Black outside: any "black" whether will be suitable for "NY UBER BLACK" or...?

    I am going to buy the car for New York UBER. where or at whom it is possible to ask or obtain concrete information about color of the bought car: Ebony is also black silver or Jet Black or any "black" whether will be suitable for UBER BLACK??? Where it is possible to receive the exact answer, or...
  13. BurgerTiime

    Drivers have filed a lawsuit against New York ride-hail player Juno for securities fraud

    http://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/19/drivers-sue-uber-rival-juno-for-securities-fraud.html
  14. eyewall

    Request to go to Flushing Queens

    I had a request to go to Flushing Queens from the quality Inn. It was very sketch and appeared to be someone associated with either human trafficking or drugs. I didnt take it.
  15. YouAreAnRBK

    Getting Started Once Uber Launches In Buffalo NY

    I am new to the forms so hello to everyone! I have been doing a lot of research following the signing of the new state budget being signed on Sunday here. I have found that specific guidance will follow in the next 90 days by the DMV here. However I realize that a TLC license is required in...
  16. Maven

    New Background Checks

    As of April 3rd, no rideshare driver may pickup in Massachusetts until they have passed the Massachusetts Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) check, which is more stringent than Uber's background check, but does not require fingerprinting. This also applies to drivers in adjacent states...
  17. Fostel

    Is Uber Killing the Yellow Taxi in New York City?

    I just found an interesting, short documentary...
  18. BurgerTiime

    Turns out, Uber is clogging the streets

    http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/turns-uber-clogging-streets-article-1.298176 As Uber and Lyft burst onto our streets and smartphones, they promised benefits to all. Passengers would get a quick, convenient alternative to the hide-bound taxi industry. Shared rides would replace solo drivers...
  19. Slat90

    How's today's business? I'm not coming out but feel guilty lol

    Last week was so shity I decided to not even come out this weekend but I'm also lazy today F-ck it. Gives my car a nice break but since school is back I wanted to ask those who are out if they see any difference
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