Rideshare Services Like Lyft, Uber Struggle To Get Drivers Behind The WheelRideshare Apps are desperate for drivers. The pandemic has slowed travel so much that companies like Uber and Lyft are struggling to get workers behind the wheel and customers in the cars.
Former Uber Driver Gets 46 Years To Life For Raping, Stealing From Passengers In Central CaliforniaA former Uber driver in central California was sentenced Monday to 46 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting and stealing from passengers.
After Rides, California Law Could Target Food And Grocery Delivery Services NextBy going after Uber and Lyft's ride-hailing business for allegedly violating a worker classification law, the California Attorney General is taking on what had long been the jewel of the on-demand economy.
California To Decide If Labor Law Applies To App DriversA ballot initiative backed by business giants Uber, Lyft and DoorDash is now set to go before California voters in November, a multimillion-dollar shot aimed at excluding the companies from a law that would make them give more benefits and wage protections to their drivers.
Don't Forget Your Mask - Uber Requiring Drivers and Passengers To Wear Face Coverings Starting MondayStarting Monday, the rideshare company is making face coverings or masks mandatory for everyone riding or driving with Uber.
Uber: Sacramento Right Behind Paris In Using Shared Bikes, ScootersAccording to Uber, Sacramento ranks second in using their Jump bikes and scooters.
Judge Stalls Uber, Postmates Challenge To California Job LawA federal judge on Monday refused to exempt ride-share company Uber and on-demand meal delivery service Postmates from a broad new California labor law while she considers their lawsuit.
Police: California Man Posed As An Uber Or Lyft Driver To Lure Women Into His CarA California man accused of posing as a rideshare driver faces charges including burglary, false imprisonment and attempted sexual battery.
Uber Tests Feature That Lets Some California Drivers Set Their Own RatesThe new feature will enable drivers at the Santa Barbara, Sacramento and Palm Springs airports to set a fair based on a multiple of Uber's base, time and distance rates for UberX and UberXL trips.
BBB: Ride-hailing Customers Getting Doused With 'Vomit Fraud'It's a growing trend where a driver falsely claims an incident requiring cleanup and imposes fees.
Rideshare Drivers' Payments Being Delayed Because Of Third-Party CompanyIt's a fare freeze. Some Sacramento-area Uber and Lyft drivers are saying they're not getting paid.
Uber, Postmates Sue To Challenge California's New Labor LawRide-share company Uber and on-demand meal delivery service Postmates sued Monday to block a broad new California law aimed at giving wage and benefit protections to people who work as independent contractors.
California Senate Passes Gig Economy Bill That Could Transform Uber And LyftThe California state senate passed legislation late Tuesday that could transition tens of thousands of ride-share drivers from independent contractors into full-time employees.
JUMP Bikes Doubling Their Fleet In SacramentoGet ready to see a lot more red in Sacramento as JUMP bikes get ready to double their fleet.
California Assembly Votes To Tighten Rules On ContractorsCalifornia residents working for companies like Lyft and Uber would get the rights of employees entitled to a minimum wage and workers compensation under a law the state Assembly passed on Wednesday.