In 2016, an Uber driver went on a shooting spree that left six dead. One survivor’s lawsuit alleges Uber ignored warnings and failed to prevent the tragedy.
Female rideshare drivers and riders often face higher risks of physical and sexual assault.
Rideshare policies pressure drivers to work in dangerous situations. As a result, many drivers must choose between their livelihood and their lives.
Uber will pay a $9 million settlement to the California Public Utilities Commission regarding sexual assault data. $5 million will go to assault survivors.
A judge fined Uber $59 million for failing to comply with requests from a CA regulatory agency. If not paid, Uber could lose its state operating permit.
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