Every day people get into cars with strangers. You read that right. Since we are all little kids we heard every day that you are supposed to stay from strangers. “Stranger, danger” is the saying we teach children in order to protect them from getting hurt, kidnapped, or worse, killed. Yet as we get older […]
More and more Los Angelenos are using ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft to get where they need to go. But what happens when you’re a passenger in a ridesharing vehicle involved in an accident? What if you’re a passenger in another vehicle involved in an accident with an Uber car? Who takes care of […]
Uber’s Self-Driving Vehicles Are Back On The Road, But What About Liability In The Event Of Accidents?
Uber resumes road testing of its self-driving cars just nine months after a pedestrian was killed by one of the company’s autonomous cars. The multi-billion-dollar ride-hailing giant pulled its self-driving cars from the U.S. roads in March 2018 after a fatal accident that resulted in the death of an Arizona woman. As of December 20, […]
You may have missed the story last week of an Uber vehicle slamming into the yard of Los Angeles rapper YG. While police are still investigating the cause of the crash, here is what we know: The Uber was a black Chevrolet Suburban YG, 28, was inside the Uber at the time The vehicle crashed […]
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft have become one of the most popular modes of transportation in cities nationwide. This is especially true in California, where Uber was founded. After downloading the Uber app, all you need to do is request a ride and a car will be at your location within minutes to take […]
In the modern age, ridesharing using services like Uber has become more and more popular for being trying to get around town. While before the “Uber era” people had to rely on taxi cabs, public transit or their own cars to get from place to place, now people can opt to swipe and tap a […]