sexual assault

  1. MHR

    Uber May Face Big Fines For Stonewalling

    on sexual assault data Uber’s San Francisco headquarters. The ride-hailing company has defied California regulators’ demands for more information about sexual assault claims made by its customers and drivers. (Eric Risberg / Associated Press) By SUHAUNA HUSSAINSTAFF WRITER SEP. 1, 2020 5...
  2. Nina2

    Lyft fails to protect passengers against sexual assault and harassment, lawsuit claims

    https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/lyft-fails-protect-passengers-against-sexual-assault-harassment-lawsuit-claims-n1049666
  3. R

    ? ? Ride Share Can N0T Secure Sex-Assault Insurance coverage

    Many big-name insurers have stopped offering any form of sexual-assault coverage to ridesharing companies because large claims they’ve paid have made it too risky, experts say. “It’s called ⚠️‘burning the tower,’”⚠️...
  4. BurgerTiime

    23% percent of women surveyed said they've had to report an uncomfortable encounter with a driver

    Full: https://www.einnews.com/amp/pr_news/473210593/uber-and-lyft-need-to-change-how-they-handle-assault-claims-attorney-says While Uber and Lyft present safe alternatives to drinking and driving, there are other dangers associated with the ride-share app. Many riders have reported instances...
  5. BurgerTiime

    A Lyft driver from Burnsville MN charged with sexually assaulting passenger

    Full story: https://www.twincities.com/2018/11/02/lyft-driver-charged-sexual-assault-passenger-burnsville-mn/amp/ A Burnsville Lyft driver is accused of sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman as he drove her and her friend home from a bar, authorities say. Ahmed Tawane Abdi, 39, faces one...
  6. BurgerTiime

    Lansdale Uber driver accused of having sex with unconscious passenger

    https://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/10/lansdale-uber-driver-accused-of-having-sex-with-unconscious-passenger.html%3foutputType=amp A Lansdale Uber Driver faces multiple felony charges after police said he had sex with a passenger while she was unconscious. Ahmed M. Elgaafary, 26, is charged...
  7. 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...
  8. BurgerTiime

    Former Uber engineer sues, tests new sex-based claims policy

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-lawsuit/former-uber-engineer-sues-tests-new-sex-based-claims-policy-idUSKCN1IM2A8 (Reuters) - A former software engineer at Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] filed a lawsuit on Monday against the ride-hailing service on Monday, claiming she was subjected...
  9. UberIsNotGreat

    Woman on edge after troubling GrubHub delivery

    I'm surprised only one outlet covered this story. Just hearing about it now. https://www.google.com/amp/amp.kob.com/albuquerque-news/woman-on-edge-after-troubling-grubhub-delivery/4849228/
  10. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver gave intoxicated women a ride home and then raped them

    http://www.sanluisobispo.com/news/local/article195437314.html San Luis Obispo police have arrested an Uber driver from Santa Maria who they say escorted intoxicated women into their homes and then raped them. On Wednesday, San Luis Obispo police served a search warrant at the home of...
  11. BurgerTiime

    Pamela Anderson may be right. Woman viciously attacked by her driver

    Police: Uber Driver Arrested for Attacking Woman Near Capitol https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Police-Uber-Driver-Arrested-for-Attacking-Woman-Near-Capitol-469833233.html An Uber driver wanted for trying to sexually assault a woman blocks away from the U.S. Capitol has been arrested...
  12. Jack Malarkey

    Goldfields woman fined $4,000 after falsely accusing taxi driver of sexual assault

    http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-27/woman-fined-after-falsely-accusing-taxi-driver-of-sexual-assault/9197732?pfmredir=sm First paragraph: A magistrate has scolded a 45-year-old Boulder woman for wasting police resources after she made up a sexual abuse allegation against an innocent Perth...
  13. Wraiththe

    Bad riders, does it hurt me to rate them poorly (some examples)

    Hi, Don't like to complain, but this week I have learned a few things. 1 is to not end a ride until you are driving away. 1) 1 passenger was stupid drunk... took me to a closed location on a lake and then would not get out of the car, did not know who he was or where he lived.. had to get the...
  14. BurgerTiime

    Lyft Sued After Driver Accused Of Rape, Kidnapping

    https://patch.com/illinois/chicago/lyft-sued-after-driver-accused-rape-kidnapping A woman has filed a lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court accusing Lyft of fraud and negligence. CHICAGO, IL — A woman filed a lawsuit Wednesday accusing a Lyft driver of sexually assaulting her and the company of...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber pledges $5 million to sexual assault prevention

    http://money.cnn.com/2017/11/06/technology/uber-sexual-harassment-investment/index.html
  16. Instyle

    Uber driver 'tried to kiss' woman during car ride: Court

    Is this another Brisbane Uber driver sexual assault not already reported on UP? https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/uber-driver-tried-to-kiss-woman-court-20170911-p4yvv1.html An Uber driver has faced court in Brisbane accused of trying to kiss a woman during a car ride in...
  17. BurgerTiime

    MPLS. POLICE WARN ABOUT RIDESHARE GROPING INCIDENTS

    http://www.kare11.com/mobile/article/news/mpls-police-warn-about-rideshare-groping-incidents/89-478148625 Police warn about rideshare groping incidents: NEWS Minneapolis police are asking people using Uber and Lyft to use caution after a recent series of incidents involving drivers touching...
  18. J

    MD Police looking for Nothern VA Uber driver for in connection with sexual assault

    http://www.insidenova.com/news/crime_police/fairfax/northern-virginia-driver-sought-in-uber-sex-assault/article_4f4fabf6-6327-11e7-b925-dfa2f1ca35a7.html
  19. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver accused of kidnapping, sexually assaulting intoxicated female passenger

    http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-sex-crime-uber-20170626-story.html
  20. BurgerTiime

    Woman Sues Uber Over Alleged Sexual Assault on Ride to Hollywood

    http://ktla.com/2017/06/22/woman-sues-uber-over-alleged-sexual-assault-on-ride-to-hollywood/ Woman Sues Uber Over Alleged Sexual Assault on Ride to Hollywood A woman on Thursday announced she had filed a lawsuit against Uber and is speaking out to warn other women after she says she was...
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