1. J

    Safety and security

    What do you drivers do to stay safe while driving? Do you carry anything like pepper spray or tasers? Do you have in-cabin cameras to record passengers?
  2. Mista T

    Lyft driver deactivated for threatening to defend herself with taser

    A Portland woman said she was banned from working as a Lyft driver because she defended herself from a threatening passenger. Now, she's hoping her story will persuade the ride share company to evaluate their non-lethal weapons policy. The part-time Uber and Lyft driver, who asked to remain...
  3. eeg0031

    Protecting yourself: What do you carry with you?

    I'm interested to learn what you guys keep in your cars to protect yourselves in the event a passenger gets weird, and why you prefer that particular item. Taser? Firearm? Pepper spray? Baseball bat? I personally keep a taser to hand at all times. I feel more comfortable using it in the small...
  4. Fireguy50

    Should I snitch? (another Taser incident)

    Picked up 2 guys in front of a bar, next to me I got on my camera another driver I've never seen waving his Taser around at his passengers like the other lady did on YouTube. He didn't nicely ask them, jumped straight to Taser, yelling like the GET OUT OF MY CAR guy, sorta looked like him too...
  5. Wyreless

    Security Ideas for UBER Driver

    3 or 4D Maglite I agree with wholeheartedly. Biggest thing to remember is that you should exert enough defensive force to stop the threat< Once the offensive party is no longer a threat / danger to you, then you need to stop and flee to safety and inform the police. If this was a physical...