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  1. Kurt Halfyard

    Sure, Ryan, I Will Be Right There [PAX RATINGS]

    11pm on a Wednesday. Hard no.
  2. Kurt Halfyard

    PASSENGERS OF UBER AND LYFT: Mask-Up. Or Pay The $5 Education Fee.

    Many US States (and Canadian Provinces) are moving towards fully re-opening their economies, and the demand for Uber and Lyft rides has seen a drip drip drip increase in the past few weeks. In some markets onboarding of new drivers was put on hold, and many more drivers have deemed the...
  3. Kurt Halfyard

    Hit and Run Insurance Question

    Even though it has been crickets in this forum for some time, I'm going to post this here, and see if any of the user base can help the fellow out, just click through to the thread posted elsewhere in the forum. https://uberpeople.net/threads/i-need-advice-on-a-hit-and-run.397940/
  4. Kurt Halfyard

    LYFT will REQUIRE Face Masks For Both Driver And PAX...Soon [COVID-19]

    https://www.lyft.com/blog/posts/lyft-launching-health-safety-program HEALTH AND SAFETY Setting the standard for rideshare...
  5. Drive2bFree

    Another rideshare scam to watch out for

    Soho. 2 passengers get in back. Drop off address is same as pickup address. Passengers' friend ordered the car. They don't know exactly where they're going but it's not far. Driver calls customer using app, bad connection, can't understand. Pax 1 asks to borrow driver phone to call and...
  6. Nina2

    Oregon Uber driver locked passenger in his car, raped her, police say

    https://www.oregonlive.com/news/2020/02/oregon-uber-driver-locked-passenger-in-his-car-raped-her-police-say.html An Uber driver in southern Oregon is suspected of locking a passenger inside his car and raping her, according to police and court records. Antonio Gonzalez-Salinas, 51, was...
  7. Kurt Halfyard

    Passenger Code of Conduct

    Freely adapted from a post I read on Quora (Chris Sche): A to B safely = 5* ALWAYS. Four-star ratings can get a driver deactivated, if everyone did it. Do NOT do this unless there was a significant issue with the ride. ALWAYS ask before eating, drinking, smoking, vaping, blasting loud music...
  8. clearport

    Making money using other gig-economy apps during slow times?? (e.g. www.solicitr.ca)

    Great advertisement... would rather have you support the website and avoid such uber/lyft tactics.
  9. 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...
  10. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver: Rider claims he was a vampire, kept offering him garlic

    https://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com/story/news/2019/02/19/uber-driver-says-man-said-he-vampire/2913404002/ MANSFIELD - An Uber driver told police he gave a ride home to an 18-year-old man Monday night who said he was a vampire and kept asking the driver if he wanted garlic. During the...
  11. 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...
  12. BurgerTiime

    Ford is recalling nearly 1 million vehicles w/ Takata passenger airbags

    https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/ford-recalls-takata-airbags-ecosport-suv/ By law, taxis and limos are not allowed to transport passengers with major factory recalls the may result in death. Uber/Lyft seem to get a free ride. Ford announced Friday that it is expanding its list of vehicles...
  13. Janabethz

    Rider Reports Me on 1/2/2019 re: Driving Speed For Ride 30 Days Ago!?

    Hey all! I got an email Wednesday night from Uber support about how a passenger on a “recent” trip felt uncomfortable with my driving speed. Here’s the rub, I haven’t driven for Uber since November 15, 2018. I have responded to Uber and haven’t heard back yet. My question, what’s the time limit...
  14. AllenChicago

    Why is Lyft Blocking a Regular Passenger From Choosing Me?

    Has anyone else experienced this? For 2 years, I have picked up a passenger at 4:20pm almost every weekday. I park 1 block away in the same spot, and wait for her to "ping" me. Yesterday and Today, she couldn't "see" me on her Lyft passenger app. She'd text me saying, "Allen, are you there...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Entitled passenger tells driver “don’t be racist” w/open container

    He didn’t nothing wrong to deserve this treatment.
  16. M

    Can the passenger still enter tips if they gave you below 5 star rating?

    this passenger gave me a tip but rated me 4 star. I check my rating after the tip sync into my earning and thats when I notice the 4 star rating. why would he still tip me if he gave me a 4 star? it doesnt make any sense smh.
  17. BurgerTiime

    Caught on camera: Grand Haven Uber driver asked for sexual favors by rider

    https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2018/09/04/grand-haven-uber-driver-sexual-favors-rider/1189013002/ GRAND HAVEN, Mich. — An Uber driver is still in shock over a rider's crude and sexual advances over the Labor Day weekend. It happened just after midnight early Sunday morning on a...
  18. Gone_in_60_seconds

    Longhauling to make more money on Uber/LYFT

    Hello Community, Any one try long hauling (taking a longer route to a destination) to make extra money driving Uber/Lyft. As per article below, by doing this you could easily increase your fare received by 20-30%. Personally, I find it dishonest, equivalent to mechanics padding the bill...
  19. BurgerTiime

    Driver threats passenger with pepper spray

    Just another day in Uberland
  20. B

    Getting safety reports too often

    Each week, I get about 2 safety reports from passengers. Would this be a cause for a deactivation? Have you had similar experiences? Two is the maximum I have got so far for the last two months of UBER I have done. Thanks
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