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  1. Lissetti

    Seattle drafted a plan to tax Uber and Lyft traffic months ago. Now what?

    Lyft and Uber cars line up to take passengers on Boren Avenue North near John Street. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times) Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan’s policy advisers prepared a draft proposal for a new tax on Uber and Lyft months ago, including how the money might be spent, public records...
  2. MNJohn

    We can have a voice in the proposed state-wide TNC bill

    As many of you know a bill has been introduced in the Minnesota state legislature to regulate TNC companies like Uber and Lyft statewide. This bill is a great thing for Uber and Lyft as the bill would not permit municipalities to enact stricter laws. This is also the time that Uber and Lyft...
  3. tomatopaste

    You can now hail a ride in a fully autonomous vehicle, courtesy of Waymo

    Google’s autonomous driving company Waymo will soon make its official debut as a full-scale service on public streets. Arizona gave Waymo transportation network company (TNC) status on January 24, following the company’s application on January 12 With its new TNC status, Waymo can start...
  4. grq79

    Does anyone know how much Uber/Lyft pays for TNC insurance per car on average?

    It's going on a decade and I still can't find any data on Uber and Lyft composite rate insurance. I know there is no way they are paying full price for commercial fleet liability, but I can't find any information on the internet, nor will James River disclose this information. I've been...
  5. Kay-tee H.

    What does Uber want when you upload your TNC?

    So confused....I’ve tried uploading the decal, a pic of it on my car. I’ve tried just the card, and the blown up pic on my car. How can I fix this so I can do rematch? Thanks!
  6. G

    Hyrecar

    Just a few questions. I’ve researched the Hyrecar platform and although it is a bit buggy it does seem lucrative if utilized correctly. My main concern... is there any data showing the demand for cars to rent for ridesharing on Long Island? I have a few contacts that can get me hybrid vehicles...
  7. WelcomeTree

    If you nap at the lot, remember to turn your headlights off...

    Not sure if they were actually napping but two drivers needed to be jumped at the lot. I don't carry cables so I couldn't help them. If your going to turn your car off remember to turn off your headlights too!
  8. F

    Ridesharing Policy Now in California

    My brother in law out in California just bought a rideshare. I checked their website and it doesn't say its available but he said they just started offering it so it may not be online yet. I'm gonna check back tomorrow and post back what I find. I know alot of people have been waiting on...
  9. J

    HAS sticker- Expired Temp Permit fine/ticket??

    Hello, My temp permit for TNC was confiscated while picking up passengers at IAH. The lady who took it said she'd "see me in court". I have no idea what court, who she was, and what is going on. I've only been driving two months and hadn't yet updated my permit for my new car. Didn't realize...
  10. AcceptanceRate

    Driving more than 2hours a day makes you less intelligent, study finds

    The researchers analysed the lifestyles of more than 500,000 Britons aged between 37 and 73 over five years, during which they took intelligence and memory tests. The 93,000 people who drove more than two to three hours a day typically had lower brainpower at the start of the study, which kept...
  11. Maven

    New Drivers MUST READ Auto Insurance 101

    Most new drivers may not understand the huge amount of risk they are assuming because no one makes any effort to tell them. Read on and find out how to best protect yourself including what Uber, Lyft, and other app-based Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) neglected to tell you and what...
  12. Uber & Lyft Insurance

    Uber and Lyft Car Insurance

    Agents London - Inshur - http://bit.ly/inshurLondon inshurWhiz California - SafeButler - https://safebutler.com/uber/?ck=up01 - Compare price and more TaroTeaFan New Jersey - Young Alfred - https://youngalfred.com/get-started - 215.586.5055 - alfred@youngalfred.com New York -...
  13. Maven

    Non-Commercial Auto Insurance in NYS

    Please reply if you find insurers that write personal (non-commercial) policies for rideshare/Uber drivers in New York State. Even though many insurers do this in other states, it is really hard to find in NY State. Up until now TLC drivers in NYC had expensive commercial insurance. However, TNC...
  14. Maven

    Taxi Drivers and Medallions

    This if for people who have CDLs and Taxi License Plates. Some have even invested in expensive medallions. What is the best course of action with the new TNC law, effective June 29, 2017? Unfortunately, you are now experiencing the next phase of what Uber has been doing to taxi drivers in other...
  15. Maven

    Hey CT, NYS DMV Issues Rules for Upstate-NY

    We've been awaiting clarifications. Here are some, but not all. Definitions: TNC: a Transportation Network Company like Uber and Lyft TNC Driver: any driver approved by a TNC TNC Rider: a PAX picked up anywhere in Upstate-NY ___________________________ Uber, Lyft, etc. must fill out a TNC...
  16. HiDuuken

    GETT

    Juno got bought out but now there is Gett and perhaps some hope for the future. https://gett.com/about/
  17. X

    NYC tips /hearing info

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/C81ROWsVoAAp4FM.jpg Email to tlcrules@tlc.nyc.gov Hi TLC, Please adopt the five reccomendations proposed by the Independent Drivers Guild to build a fair for-hire vehicle industry: 1. Mandate our proposed tipping option. It’s the easiest way to get millions of...
  18. X

    Tip uber driver /Fhv driver/Tnc driver

    https://www.thrillist.com/news/nation/independent-drivers-guild-teams-with-uber-drivers-for-tips-in-nyc Hello everyone please support this https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-uber-include-an-easy-option-for-tips Please share the below...
  19. R

    What happens to TNC stickers when you remove your vehicle from your account?

    Hi all, I am planning to sell my car but I'm sure it will take some time. And I'm in no rush. I won't be Ubering for a while. So I wonder what happens to the registration and TNC stickers if I remove the car from my account right now. In other words, the plate has TNC stickers now. But I...
  20. Lang

    Lucky Trip to Houston on 1/29/17

    While driving for Lyft in the Kyle, San Marcos area on Sunday, 1/29/17 got a trip from Kyle to Houston around midnight. Trip total pay = $188. Nothing to brag about, but not too bad for a slow Sunday night. Longest trip yet as a TNC driver. Just saying - you never know where the next trip...
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