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Recently, there have been numerous stories of Uber drivers, who passed the company’s background check, harming passengers. Earlier this year, an Uber driver Duncan Burton, 57, was arrested and charged with sexual assault in Houston. According to court documents, Burton performed sexual acts on the woman who he knew was unconscious and unaware and could […]
For TNCs (transportation network companies) like Uber and Lyft, the lack of ADA accessible rides for disabled citizens is a prime example of corporate greed at its worst. Their success depends on avoiding the added costs of complying with the same city and state regulations that taxi, limousine and para-transit companies have been operating under for years. […]
Although many professions – teachers, plumbers, electricians, architects, bus drivers and taxi drivers – require it in order to establish a person’s identity, Ride-Sharing company Uber refuses to fingerprint drivers. “You’d have to be crazy to employ people who haven’t been fingerprinted because you’d only be one disaster away from being sued,” said Georgia State Rep. […]